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African mask, 'Dan Protector' - Hand Carved Dan Tribe African Mask

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Hand Carved Dan Tribe African Mask, "Dan Protector"

byEmmanuel Opoku Asante: icon star icon star icon star icon star icon star (20)
With attentive eyes and an open mouth, a youthful personage seems to listen... more

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With attentive eyes and an open mouth, a youthful personage seems to listen intently. This African mask by Emmanuel Opoku Asante is framed with raffia hair. "Among the Dan people of Ghana, such masks are used to regulate disagreements and to protect children," he explains.

  • 0.44 kgs
  • 1.0 lbs
  • 30 cm H x 22 cm W x 9 cm D
  • 11.75" H x 8.75" W x 3.5" D

  • Sese wood, raffia
  • Intended as wall decor
  • Features a rustic, rugged finish
  • 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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Joseph

From Florida

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07/03/2021

"Love it"

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It came just as it looks in the photo and I put it up on my wall with the rest of my collection and it looks fantastic!! I will be buying more from this very talented artist

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Benjamin (.

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08/10/2017

"Beautiful Artwork"

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The hair of the Mask was/is not as depicted. Still love it. Thank you.

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Dan Protector, Hand Carved Dan Tribe African Mask

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Oumarou

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11/20/2021

"Excellent"

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Extremely good quality highly pleased. thank you .came as advertised and nicely packaged.incredibly satisfied.

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Sharon

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10/15/2021

"African comb"

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It is the perfect addition to my collection! Thank you!

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Pamela

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07/02/2021

"The Tiger is so powerful in appearance."

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I really like this piece of art. He is ferocious and protective at the same time. I especially like animal masks. I have placed this beautiful mask in a position of honor on my mask wall. Kudos to the artist.

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Bilal

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04/02/2021

"Majestic"

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I get the most comments on this piece. People even offer me money for it. Of course I refer them to Novica.

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Preserving Traditions

Preserving Traditions

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

Microcredit Financing

Microcredit Financing

Emmanuel Opoku Asante has received 4 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $300 and the most recent for $800.

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