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Hand Carved African Mask in Wood with Metal Accents, "Odinkro"

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The imposing visage in this mask is designed by Ernestina Oppong Asante in... more

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The imposing visage in this mask is designed by Ernestina Oppong Asante in Ghana. Hand-carved from native sese wood, the mask features painted details and aluminum plates embossed with intricate patterns. The artisan names the mask Odinkro, which means "area chief" in the Twi language spoken by the Akan peoples in Ghana.

  • 0.60 kgs
  • 1.3 lbs
  • 32.5 cm H x 16 cm W x 7 cm D
  • 12.75" H x 6.25" W x 2.8" D

  • Sese wood, aluminum
  • Intended as wall decor
  • Hand-crafted item -- color, size and/or motif may vary slightly
  • Made in Ghana.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in West Africaicon info
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24

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04/07/2017

"Odinkro"

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A beautiful mask; excellent condition; hand-crafted to perfection; meticulous and detailed. Amazing work by the artisan! Highly recommended and will definitely be purchasing from Novica again!

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Odinkro, Hand Carved African Mask in Wood with Metal Accents

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  • Occasion: 'just because'

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12/26/2020

"masque correct, mais ......."

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Masque correct, mais qui nest pas celui de la photo. La girafe est beaucoup plus fonc?e, mais le probl?me est surtout l?l?phant qui est dune couleur orange fluo, rien ? voir avec la photo, + la trompe et le front ne sont absolument pas sculpt?s, ils sont tout lisses.. Je vais devoir repeindre l?l?phant, car retourner le masque est trop contraignant, et aurait un co?t.

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  • d?coration

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Animal Kingdom I, African Animal Wall Mask Hand Carved from Wood

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08/28/2020

"outstanding"

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The detail and colors come alive. This is a very very nice piece

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07/12/2020

"Birthday gift"

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This was a gift and the person loves it.

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10/28/2019

"This is used at my NonProfit -African Djembe.org"

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We at the AfricanDjembe.org love and cherish this product used as one of the first to teach our children of African and Indigenous descent about the history of African Drums. Founder & CEO Safiyyah R. Muhammad african djembe.org@gmail.com

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10/16/2019

"Highest quality, unique, very functional"

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I ADORE this chair. I use it as my resting chair in my living room (Im tiny), yet also put it out in the garden during the summer (tho I would not leave it out in the sun or rain, of course) . Dont leave this beauty in your cart or someone will get it. Someone spent a great deal of time carefully carving and polishing this and it shows!! PLEASE, PLEASE make an adult version of this chair. I would certainly buy it.

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Your Purchase Makes a Difference!

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.

 
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