West African Wisdom: Adinkra Symbols & Meanings
A type of hand-woven fabric
Symbol of excellence, genuineness, authenticity
According to "The Adinkra Dictionary" by W. Bruce Willis, the nsaa symbols reflects a saying: "nea onnim nsaa oto n'ago", which he translates as "He who does not know authentic Nsaa will buy the fakes."
The quality of Nsaa has come to represent quality of workmanship in general..