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Meaning and philosophical significance of Kyemfere

Potsherd. A symbol of knowledge, experience, service, keepsake, antiquity, rarity, and heirloom. From the proverb, “Kyemfere se odaa ho akye, na onipa a onwenee no nso nye den?” to wit, “The potsherd claims it is old; what about the potter who molded it?”


The meaning of the symbol was taken from Cloth as Metaphor by G. F. Kojo Arthur

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