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Original African Wood Mask Carved by Hand, "Kekewa"

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The "Kekewa" mask portrays the original artistry of Ghana's Ali Mohammed.... more

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The "Kekewa" mask portrays the original artistry of Ghana's Ali Mohammed. Meaning "beauty" in the Hausa language, the sese wood mask is carved by hand and painted brown with yellow, red, white, green and black details. Ornately embossed aluminum plates adorn the forehead and cheeks.

  • 0.68 kgs
  • 1.5 lbs
  • 52 cm H x 23 cm W x 7 cm D
  • 20.5" H x 9" W x 2.8" D

  • Sese wood and aluminum
  • 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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Total reviews

72

Verified Reviewer

01/11/2019

"Exquisite Mask"

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Thank you Ali Mohammed for a beautiful piece of craftsmanship. It has a place of honor in my home.

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Kekewa, Original African Wood Mask Carved by Hand

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02/12/2021

"Love the design, unique Santa!"

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Love this Santa dude, especially his little belly!

Best Uses

  • home decoration

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02/03/2021

"Santa"

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Beautiful work, would not hesitate buying from this Artist again.

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02/01/2021

"Bought this for my collection"

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Beautiful

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01/29/2021

"Love the look"

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This can be bought from other venues but I love the size when I wear them.

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01/20/2021

"Lovely Father Christmas"

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I love to find Santa Claus in all colors and this one is lovely. Well made and sturdy- looked great with our decorations.

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Your Purchase Makes a Difference!

Ali financially supports the education of two of his own children and two others in primary school.

Ali Mohammed has received 6 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $200 and the most recent for $2000.

Starting off with very humble earnings, Ali has worked hard to grow his workshop and better his livelihood and that of his family.

Ali currently supports four children who are all under the age of ten.

 
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