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African wood mask, 'Bwa' - Handmade African Sese Wood Mask

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Handmade African Sese Wood Mask, "Bwa"

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Emmanuel Austin Ankude in Ghana crafts this stunning mask to honor the Bwa... more

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Emmanuel Austin Ankude in Ghana crafts this stunning mask to honor the Bwa people, an ethnic group native to Burkina Faso with an estimated population of over 300,000. The artisan hand carves the mask from sese wood, the paints the surface in a harmonious combination of blue, brown, and cream.

  • 0.81 kgs
  • 1.8 lbs
  • 43 cm H x 13 cm W x 11 cm D
  • 17" H x 5" W x 4.3" D

  • Sese wood
  • 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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11/08/2020

"Beautiful work of art"

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Masterpiece

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Bobo Festival, Burkina Faso-Style African Wood Mask from Ghana

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Debra

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01/19/2020

"Songa Man African Mask"

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Gorgeous mask...Beautiful!! I decided to display my mask on the coffee table but can also be hung on the wall as well.

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Songa Man, Rustic African Sese Wood Mask Crafted in Ghana

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Richard

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06/20/2019

"Stunning Mask created by Emmanuel"

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I am so pleased with the African Baga mask carved so expertly by artisan Emmanuel Austin Ankude! ????

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John

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10/25/2018

"Striking handsome statue"

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Very masculine piece, beautifully finished. Its posture conveys an impression of strength, prowess and resilience, which I expect would have been the tribal intent of these sort of pieces. Will be treasured, thanks

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Emmanuel Austin Ankude has received 2 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $200 and the most recent for $250.

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