BRAVORY ADINKARA (Kwatakye Atiko)
Adinkara Bravory symbol
The embroidery design is suitable for stitching on regular cotton, sweater like fabrics,heavy linnen, denim and fleeces.
Not suitable for very thin stretchy fabrics.
Cut away stabilizer is advised.
Kwatakye Atiko translates as “the back of Kwatakye’s head.” It is a symbol of bravery and courage. Gyawu Atiko is another name for this symbol. It is claimed to be the hairdo of Kwatakye, an old Asante war captain
The meaning of the symbol was taken from The Adinkra Dictionary by W. Bruce Willis