top of page

“Big fish do not live in small ponds” – you can only boil what you cannot catch.


The proverb meaning behind this flag alludes to one’s attempt at finding fish in a pond full of leaves - which according to folklore leads to bad luck.


A pond depicted on flags also often refers to the sacred protection of a company and its community. 


c. 1950


Made by Kwaw Hannah -  Saltpond (Denkyira) Workshop.


This flag is mounted on a custom stretcher.

Sacred Pond

  • 160 x 97 cm

    63 x 38 inches 

bottom of page