Bird-Themed Colorful African Wood Mask from Ghana, "Grateful Bird"
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Designed by Ghanaian artisan Ibrahim Seyeed, this African mask makes a striking addition to any home. At the forehead, the image of a bird reaches down to retrieve an egg, representing the Adinkra symbol Sankofa, which represents the importance of learning from the past. Multicolored painted designs and embossed aluminum accentuate the mask, rubbed with clay for a rustic finish.
- 1.56 kgs
- 3.4 lbs
- 54 cm H x 24 cm W x 11.5 cm D
- 21.25" H x 9.5" W x 4.5" D
This artist uses traditional techniques handed down through the generations and/or creates culturally significant items, helping keep these traditions alive.
Ibrahim Seyeed has received 2 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $200 and the most recent for $300.
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.