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Liberian wood mask, 'Night Hunter Spirit' - Liberian Wood Mask

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Liberian Wood Mask, "Night Hunter Spirit"

Carved by hand of sese wood, this mask honors the beliefs and customs of the Dan... more

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Carved by hand of sese wood, this mask honors the beliefs and customs of the Dan community, who live in Liberia and the Ivory Coast. Salihu Ibrahim decorates the expressive mask with jute braids and beard. Believed to depict the spirit of darkness, the mask is credited with bringing success in hunting and in business.

  • 0.75 kgs
  • 1.7 lbs
  • 25 cm H x 17 cm W x 10 cm D
  • 9.75" H x 6.75" W x 3.9" D

  • Sese wood and jute
  • Hand-crafted item -- color, size and/or motif may vary slightly
  • Features a rustic, rugged finish
  • Made in Ghana.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in West Africaicon info
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Joseph

From Florida

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05/11/2021

"Its next to me in my home office"

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This to me is my most cherished piece, I got it yesterday and I immediately put it up on the wall where I can see it. I work on the computer alot of the day so I look at it often. I love it and a huge credit to the talented artist who made it!

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  • Wall hanging

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Night Hunter Spirit, Liberian Wood Mask

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Landon

From U.S.

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04/14/2022

"Gorgeous"

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This fabulous mask looks beautiful in my library.

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Sandy

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03/11/2022

"The hair on the other hand is full and beautiful"

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It was beautiful but I was hoping the beard would be fuller like in the picture- it is very skimpy The hair on the other hand is full and beautiful

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Tatyana

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01/21/2022

"Beautiful elephant"

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Im a big fan of Salihu Ibrahim and this mask is another addition to my collection. Well done again Salihu Ibrahim!

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Guro Elephant II, Hand Carved Guro Elephant Mask Made in West Africa

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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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Fang Culture, Original Hand Carved Wood Fang Style Wall 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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Your Purchase Makes a Difference!

Microcredit Financing

Microcredit Financing

Salihu Ibrahim has received 9 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $1250 and the most recent for $5000. Proceeds were used to expand his workshop by hiring additional carvers.

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.

Job Creator

Job Creator

This artist positively impacts their community through job creation and provides jobs for 2 or more people.

Profound Impact

Profound Impact

Every purchase from this artist has a profound impact on their livelihood and income.

Moving On Up

Moving On Up

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

Caring for Children

Caring for Children

This artist supports children under the age of 18.

 
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