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Product ID: 103122

Wood Elephant Mask from West Africa, "Elephant's Effort"

byEmmanuel Nyadedzor: icon star icon star icon star icon star icon star (38)
With attentive ears, curious eyes and a strong trunk, this young elephant is... more

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With attentive ears, curious eyes and a strong trunk, this young elephant is ready to take on any challenge. Daniel Nyadedzor carves a handsome gift mask from Ghana's Ewe people, named Atiglinyi (Elephant). Such masks are given to someone who has been able to achieve a huge and difficult assignment successfully.

  • 1.20 kgs
  • 2.6 lbs
  • 56 cm H x 19 cm W x 8 cm D
  • 22" H x 7.5" W x 3.2" D

  • Sese wood and brass
  • Made in Ghana.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in West Africaicon info
Gift Info
  • Free Gift Wrap? No
  • Premium Gift Wrap? No

Reviews by Customers

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Total reviews

38

Verified Reviewer

10/01/2020

"Wonderful design"

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Everyone loves this mask- it is beautifully carved and quite large in size.

Purchased Item:

Elephant's Effort, Wood Elephant Mask from West Africa

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From Geneva, Switzerland

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11/15/2020

"Very special creations from Africa !"

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Thank you so much for your creations. Theyre most beautiful.

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From Hewitt, NJ

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07/16/2020

"amazing craftsmanship"

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a wonderful piece! absolutely should be the center of anyones collection

Tags By Judge Gonzo

snake mask

Best Uses

  • decorative

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Verified Reviewer

06/10/2020

"Cute"

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She is so cute and fun

Purchased Item:

Sweetheart, African Wood Sculpture

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Verified Reviewer

05/28/2020

"Made with Magic Hands"

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Not only are these wood combs made with such skill and detail, they came wrapped so delicately and professionally. I will be a return shopper!

Purchased Item:

Ashanti Wisdom, Handcrafted Wood Wall Combs (Set of 3)

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From Ventura, CA USA

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05/26/2020

"I really like these"

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We hang these on our Christmas tree each year. Full of character!

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Your Purchase Makes a Difference!

Emmanuel Nyadedzor has received 10 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $2000 and the most recent for $1200. Proceeds were used to purchase wood, metal plates, polish and paint to continue production.

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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