African Male Wall Mask with Heart Shape Made by Hand, "Love Star"
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This ornate wall mask with a heart on the forehead is the original design of Ghanaian artisan Awudu Saaed. He carves the sese wood mask by hand and decorates it with embossed aluminum on the forehead and cheeks, as well as with brass under the eyes. A carved goatee completes the masculine identity of this wall mask.
- 0.82 kgs
- 1.8 lbs
- 46.5 cm H x 16 cm W x 7.5 cm D
- 18.25" H x 6.25" W x 3" D
- Sese wood, aluminum and brass
- Free Gift Wrap? No
- Premium Gift Wrap? No
- Made in Ghana.
- Ships fast from USA.
Awudu Saaed has received 6 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $200 and the most recent for $800. Proceeds were used to stock up on the raw materials he uses for his masks, vases and decor items.
This artist uses traditional techniques handed down through the generations and/or creates culturally significant items, helping keep these traditions alive.
This artist positively impacts their community through job creation and provides jobs for 2 or more people.
Every purchase from this artist has a profound impact on their livelihood and income.