The Spirited Mosaics of Ghana
© Lillian Sizemore
Left Detail from“Spirits and Folklore of Ghana”
The pictorial mural depicts Anansi the spider trickster hanging from a lush tree, and Numo Borketey Lawe—the widely recognized protector of Nungua—surrounded by detailed elements of his story such as his footprint enshrined on the rocks, a fish with a special message, and magic powers.
Nungua, Ghana, July 2004