Aina Moja: African Crafts and Art

African Crafts and Art
Aina Moja: African Carvings, clothes, jewelry, weapons, instruments, accessories, Fair Trade and Green crafts and art
Featuring a selection of fine African crafts and art from Kenyan artists.
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Visual Art
  Banana Leaf
  Fabric Art


  Fabric Items

  Key Rings
  Hair Items
  Walking Sticks

Stone Carvings

Wood Carvings

Peru Art
  Peru Pottery
  Peru Baskets
  Peru Textiles and Clothing
  Fishing Flies
  Pet items
  Office Items
  Everything Else


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Aina Moja: African Weapons: Shields
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African Tribal Shields

Originally most shields were constructed of Buffalo hide. But now they are made mostly from cow and goat hide. 

Shield making and carrying is still part of the Rite of Passage for boys in many tribes of Africa.


Sorry, We are temporarily out of Shields

Visit our SALE PAGE for additional selections

PLEASE NOTE: If there is something you would like but don't see it on our site, send an email to with your request. We will be happy to try and get the item for you.

Shop: Aina Moja
39 Main Street   Belfast, Maine  04915

Shop: (207) 930-8012
Call hours: 10:00am - 5:00pm EST Tuesday - Saturday

Office: 84 Payson Road   Brooks, ME  04921   
Office:(207) 722-3708

Email is the best method of contact. You may leave a voice mail anytime, we will return your call as soon as possible.

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