Hand-Carved Sese Wood Fante Woman Sculpture from Ghana, "Sitting Fante Woman"
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Wearing earrings and necklaces of recycled glass, an African Fante woman sits atop a stool in this sculpture from Ghana. By Aminu Ibrahim, this sculpture is hand-carved from sese wood and painted by hand to depict the woman in a yellow skirt with a hairdo that wraps around her head. Cross patterns on her cheeks reflect traditional scarification practices.
- 0.26 kgs
- 0.6 lbs
- 24 cm H x 8 cm W x 9 cm D
- 9.5" H x 3.1" W x 3.5" D
This artist uses traditional techniques handed down through the generations and/or creates culturally significant items, helping keep these traditions alive.
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