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Black and Green Handcrafted Wood Centerpiece, "Village in the Forest"

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Masterfully crafted from sese wood, this centerpiece can do double duty as a... more

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Masterfully crafted from sese wood, this centerpiece can do double duty as a handsome catchall. Abdulai Osman Adam encircles it with black and white motifs etched by hand on the cheerful green bowl. He names it Aklowa, meaning "village" in the Ga language.

  • 0.44 kgs
  • 1.0 lbs
  • 10 cm H x 21.5 cm Diam.
  • 3.9" H x 8.5" Diam.

  • Sese wood
  • For decorative use only
  • Not for use with foods
  • Hand-crafted item -- color, size and/or motif may vary slightly
  • Clean with a soft, dry cloth
  • Made in Ghana.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in West Africaicon info
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  • Premium Gift Wrap? Yes

Reviews by Customers

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Total reviews

22

Eva

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02/01/2021

"Gift of royality"

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Quite similar to 2 other masks I ordered but still love it.

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12/03/2020

"Absolutely Beautiful!"

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Looks Great in My Dining Room!

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Eva

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03/05/2020

"African wood mask,Baluba Rings"

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I love this mask, very authentic looking. Perfect size to hang with the other African masks I have.

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From OH

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02/19/2020

"Very nice piece! I turned it into an ornament"

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I bought this to turn into a Holiday ornament for my tree that has all African ornaments. Very fine craftsmanship.

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Verified Reviewer

01/19/2020

"My friend loved these as a Christmas gift"

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These are well made and lovely. They are elegant and understated.

Best Uses

  • accenting an outfit

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Verified Reviewer

01/06/2020

"HippoHead"

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Although a nice piece, the base is not flat and so it rocks back and forth when disturbed.

Best Uses

  • ornament

Purchased Item:

Hippo Head, Ebony Wood Hippo Bust Sculpture from Ghana

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Your Purchase Makes a Difference!

This artist uses traditional techniques handed down through the generations and/or creates culturally significant items, helping keep these traditions alive.

Abdulai Osman Adam has received 5 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $300 and the most recent for $600.

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.

This artist has dramatically improved their livelihood by working with NOVICA.

 
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