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Product ID: 221649

African Comb Mask, "Akan Comb"

Sefah Mohammed carves this intriguing mask above an antique-style comb.... more

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Sefah Mohammed carves this intriguing mask above an antique-style comb. Originating from the Ashanti region of Ghana, such combs were used by people long ago. The face of a person is featured, highlighted with embossed aluminum with rich textures. The artisan names this design Afi, which means "comb" in the Twi language.

  • 0.62 kgs
  • 1.4 lbs
  • 48 cm H x 15 cm W x 6 cm D
  • 19" H x 6" W x 2.4" D

  • Sese wood, aluminum
  • Intended as wall decor
  • Features a rustic, rugged finish
  • Hand-crafted item -- color, size and/or motif may vary slightly
  • Made in Ghana.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in West Africaicon info
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14

Antoinette

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09/17/2022

"Such Serenity & Beauty"

Very calming sculpture, reminding me of the royalty, serenity, beauty, confidence and humility of the DNA that flows through my soul.

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Akan Comb, African Comb Mask

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Devora

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03/13/2021

"Love my Pick"

Unique!! Fits My personalities Look great in my house Always a conversation piece

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Akan Comb, African Comb Mask

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Elizabeth

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09/10/2020

"Great face of calm."

This is a very soft presence and well sculpted.

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Daisy

From Sarasota, Florida USA

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02/21/2019

"Beautiful!"

This piece is exactly what I wanted. Exactly as described! Well packaged.

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Rhonda

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06/06/2018

"I absolutely love this piece"

I am very proud to display this beautiful work of art alongside my other cherished African art pieces. Thank you Sefah Mohammed. God has truly blessed your hands and your heart to be able to craft such statement making pieces.

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Fatima

Verified Reviewer

03/10/2018

"Another great buy"

Another great buy from this artist. Great quality, better than expected. Arrived securely packaged and on time, ready to hang. I walk by it everyday and still pause to admire. Will buy from again.

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Family Values, Hausa Wood Mask

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