Compassion & Valor Authentic West African Wood Mask Art
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Compassion & Valor Authentic West African Wood Mask Art:
eb29442 nv58303 nv44202 nv24902 nv63903 TL4 SL0 Ivoirian wood mask, 'Compassion and Bravery'
This noble mask is adorned with the horns of a ram and a bird leaning forward. For the Guro people of Cote d'Ivoire, this mask symbolizes bravery and compassion. Salihu Ibrahim replicates the artistic traditions of the Guro people, who include animal depictions in their masks to personify the spirits of the underworld. A captivating piece, this sese wood mask is stained with polish and finished with kola nut.
Artist: Salihu Ibrahim
MORE FROM THIS ARTISTItem Details Size
17.3 inches H x 6.8 inches W x 5.0 inches DWeight 1.10 pounds Materials Sese wood
Photos are representative of the item being offered, but are not necessarily of the exact item you would receive. As is the nature of handcrafted items, there may be very slight variations from one piece to the next.See Listing InfoCURRENT PRICE: US $155.95SUGGESTED RETAIL
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To pay through NOVICA's secure website, check your email for instructions - these will be sent within 24 hours of sale closing to the email address registered with .Biography of Salihu Ibrahim
"I worked with the chief's head carver for about 15 years, during which time I learned the various styles and techniques of Ashanti and Akwamu traditional methods of wood carving."
"Greetings from Ghana, West Africa, where we are thinking of you and thanking you for such a successful work year. From myself, my family, and my seven carving assistants, we wish you the best. "My ... read more
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