The Golden Basket
The Golden Basket

This old piece of mahogany was taken from a Jamaican great house. Chances are this lady once worked in one or for one in her lifetime. Her basket was not made of gold but for all intents and purposes it could have been. Market women have built their homes and sent their children to school selling their farm produce. One of the first type of entrepreneurship for black women. Breaking the cycle

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Strength & Peace (Part 2)
Strength & Peace (Part 2)

Diptych, 5 by 7 inches

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The Golden Basket
The Golden Basket

This old piece of mahogany was taken from a Jamaican great house. Chances are this lady once worked in one or for one in her lifetime. Her basket was not made of gold but for all intents and purposes it could have been. Market women have built their homes and sent their children to school selling their farm produce. One of the first type of entrepreneurship for black women. Breaking the cycle

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