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Ahmed Baba Osmanu

Hand-carved figurines and jewelry boxes in West Africa

"My creations are basically both decorative and utilitarian. My materials come from our environment, and I use various types of wood and plate."

"I was born on March 20, 1960. After completing my elementary education in 1975, I joined my late uncle, Alhaji Adamu Osmanu, and started trading in handicrafts. My uncle obtained the arts and... read more

3 items by Ahmed Baba Osmanu

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"Proud Giraffe"

Wonderful unique box! Fast shipping also!

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Proud Giraffe, Hand Carved Wood Jewelry Box

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"Unique and sturdy"

This is a very interesting piece which will be perfect for a particular gift recipient who has a taste for unusual finds. Came quickly and was well wrapped.

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Zongo Chief, Hand Crafted Wood Jewelry Box

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  • This was a gift for: Daughter
  • Occasion: Christmas


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"Lovely box"

This is a Christmas gift to someone though I love it so much I may just get another for myself.

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Tortoise Wisdom, Hand-carved Decorative Box from Africa (small)

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