This handmade creation is offered in partnership with NOVICA, in association with National Geographic.
Applications of richly embossed aluminum enhance this finely hand-carved mask. By Eric Danquah of Ghana, the mask features applications of white clay to give it an aged appearance.Product Features:
Story Behind the Art:
- Materials: Sese wood, aluminum
- Color: White, brown, black
- Dimensions: 15 inches high x 8.7 inches wide x 3.5 inches deep
Eric Danquah showed interest in carving as a young man, and would sometimes go around helping the carvers of his community. However, his mother wanted him to be an electrician so she sent him to the city to study electronics. Soon enough, Danquah realized that this was not his calling, and he decided to return home to learn the art of carving, and dedicate his life to it. He is joined by a younger brother and sister.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.Imported
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