Fair Trade African Wood Wall Mask Carved by Hand in Ghana, "Noble Giraffe"
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From Ernestina Oppong Asante in Ghana, this mask of a giraffe captures the creature's peaceful and sociable nature of the giraffe. The sese wood wall mask is crafted and painted by hand, expertly replicating the giraffe's natural beauty.
- 0.30 kgs
- 0.7 lbs
- 30.5 cm H x 15 cm W x 9 cm D
- 12" H x 6" W x 3.5" D
- Sese wood
- Free Gift Wrap? No
- Premium Gift Wrap? No
- Made in Ghana.
- Ships fast from USA.
Ernestina supports and provides for her grandchildren's education.
Ernestina Oppong Asante has received 9 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $1600 and the most recent for $800. Proceeds were used to invest in the purchase of wood and paints, as well as leather for the drums.
This artist uses traditional techniques handed down through the generations and/or creates culturally significant items, helping keep these traditions alive.
The Women's Empowerment badge is awarded to female artisans or artisan groups that are led by women.
Every purchase from this artist has a profound impact on their livelihood and income.