Kente Print Drawstring Bag African Design Backpack

Regular price $24.95

This kente print drawstring bag features the traditional African interwoven pattern, known locally in the country of Ghana as nwentoma. The kente pattern is an icon of African cultural heritage known by its geometric patterns of bright colors.

Symbolic meaning of each color

  • black: maturation, intensified spiritual energy, spirits of ancestors, passing rites, mourning, and funerals
  • blue: peacefulness, harmony, and love
  • green: vegetation, planting, harvesting, growth, spiritual renewal
  • gold: royalty, wealth, high status, glory, spiritual purity
  • maroon: the color of mother earth; associated with healing

Wide: 16 in

Tall: 13.5 in