Distressed African Sese Wood Mask from Ghana, "Queen of the Heart"
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Inspired by African royalty, Ghanaian artisan Victor Dushie creates this mask. He hand-carves this mask from sese wood, accented with a headdress that forms the vague image of a heart. Embossed aluminum decorates the cheeks, and a distressed finish in black and white further enhances the beauty of this mask.
- 1.02 kgs
- 2.2 lbs
- 51 cm H x 20 cm W x 8 cm D
- 20" H x 7.75" W x 3.1" D
This artist uses traditional techniques handed down through the generations and/or creates culturally significant items, helping keep these traditions alive.
Victor Dushie has received 3 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $150 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.