Handcrafted Wood 'Senufo Purification' African Mask (Ghana)

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    Carbon Neutral

    This mask is used by the Senufo people of Cote d'Ivoire during purification rituals for their chieftains' thrones. Godfred France carves this beautiful mask replica by hand and adorns it with polished brass, pebbles, and colorful recycled glass beads.

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    ITEM#: 13550709

    This handmade creation is offered in partnership with NOVICA, in association with National Geographic.

    This mask is used by the Senufo people of Cote d'Ivoire during purification rituals for their chieftains' thrones. Godfred France carves this beautiful mask replica by hand and adorns it with polished brass, pebbles, and colorful recycled glass beads.

    Product Features:
    • Materials: Sese wood, brass and recycled glass beads
    • Color: Dark brown, red, green, yellow
    • Decorative
    • Dimensions: 16.1 inches high x 6.3 inches wide x 3.9 inches deep

    Story Behind the Art:
    As a child, Godfred France used to make boats with worn-out metal utensils, which he'd float in water. 'Due to financial constraints, my parents could not further my education and so I had to drop out of school and join my uncle, who was a wood carver Thanks to the woodcarving, I've been able to educate my four children and I know that with constant sales, I'll be able to give them a brighter future than I had. This motivates me to wake up each day to carve!'

    What is Worldstock?

    The handcrafted touch of artisan skill creates variations in color, size and design. If buying two of the same item, slight differences should be expected. Note: Color discrepancies may occur between this product and your computer screen.

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    Features
    Material Wood
    Worldstock Country Cote d'Ivoire France Ghana
    Color Red
    Dimensions 16.1 inches high x 6.3 inches wide x 3.9 inches deep
    Materials Sese wood, brass and glass beads

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