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Handcrafted Akan Tribe African Wood Mask, "Recognition"

byWalter Kuma: icon star icon star icon star icon star icon star (11)
Insets of shining repoussé adorn the chin and forehead of this handsome... more

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Insets of shining repoussé adorn the chin and forehead of this handsome personage. Subtle color enhances the smooth, regular features. Symbolizing recognition, the mask is named Abodin, a word meaning "very expensive and good in quality" in the Akan language. It is superbly crafted by Walter Kuma.

  • 0.60 kgs
  • 1.3 lbs
  • 38 cm H x 16 cm W x 7 cm D
  • 15" H x 6.25" W x 2.8" D

  • Sese wood and aluminum
  • Made in Ghana.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in West Africaicon info
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Total reviews

11

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02/22/2021

"Beatiful mask"

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Another amazing mask I am enjoying for many years

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Recognition, Handcrafted Akan Tribe African Wood Mask

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11/12/2020

"Amazing quality."

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I am enjoying this beautiful mask for years

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Don't Be Lazy, Ewe wood mask

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11/01/2020

"Unity Mask"

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Very original design.

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07/30/2018

"Beautifully crafted"

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I got two of these to decorate a wall in my home. They are well crafted and lovely to look at each day. They make me happy when I see them.

Best Uses

  • Wall decoration

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Verified Reviewer

06/02/2018

"Just what i wanted"

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This is my 6th mask from Novica.com and just like the others, I am extremely happy with this item. I chose this one to compliment another on an accent wall across from my kitchen. I love the burgundy/red color and markings on this mask and I appreciate the artists for what they do.

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03/08/2018

"This mask is amazing"

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I am in love with this mask. Its a little larger than I expected (which is a good thing). Its beautiful and so detailed. Its a powerful presence as soon as you walk into my living area and see it in the middle of the wall. The coloring is perfect, the detail is impressive... I couldnt be more satisfied.

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Ofutufuor, The Adviser African Wood Mask with Antique Finish

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Your Purchase Makes a Difference!

Walter Kuma has received 2 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $300 and the most recent for $200. Proceeds were used to stock up on wood, sandpaper and polish for production.

This artist is currently supporting and providing for the education of their children, grandchildren, or children in their community, whether it be at the primary, secondary, or university level.

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

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.

This artist has dramatically improved their livelihood by working with NOVICA.

This artist supports children under the age of 18.

 
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