"What are the dimensions of the wooden part of the mask only? Does the 12.3 inches high x 5.8 inches wide measurements given include the soft material fringe? Thanks."
ITEM#: 18331602This handmade creation is offered in partnership with NOVICA, in association with National Geographic.
Awudu Saaed is inspired by the art and customs of the Frafra people for the design of this extraordinary mask. In the original mask, the antiqued sese wood features a jute beard and embossed aluminum.
- Colors: Brown, black
- Materials: Sese wood, aluminum, jute
- Intended as wall decor
- Dimensions: 12.3 inches high x 5.8 inches wide x 2.2 inches deep
Story Behind the Art:
Ghana's Awudu Saaed says, 'When I was a boy, I'd follow friends home after school. Their parents had a carving workshop. They noticed my interest and let me try sandpapering the carved items, then I began learning how to design and finish a piece. I had to drop out of school due to financial difficulties and I started working on my own. I was determined to make it and was able to put my siblings through school. Now my dream is to further my education and expand my workshop to be able to train more people.'
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.
Please allow 10 business days for the product to leave our warehouse and to receive tracking information. You should expect to receive this item within 15 business days.
- Worldstock Country: Ghana
- Material: Wood, Aluminum, Microfiber
- Color: Grey, Silver, Brown
|Material||Aluminum, Microfiber, Wood|
|Color||Brown, Grey, Silver|
|Country of Origin||Ghana|
|Dimensions||12.3 inches high x 5.8 inches wide x 2.2 inches deep|
|Country of Origin||Ghana|
Quality RatingLearn More
Features for RugsSee All Features
Faithful Love Akan Tribal Artwork Blue and Muticolor Paint with Embossed Aluminum Carved Sese Wood African Wall Art Mask (Ghana)
African Wood Mask, 'Face of the Tiger' (Ghana)
Handcrafted Sese Wood 'Kokobene Luck' Mask (Ghana)
Handcrafted Sese Wood 'Prosperous' Mask (Ghana)
Handcrafted Sese Wood 'Messenger of Peace' African Wall Mask (Ghana)
Questions & Answers
Shopping Tips & Inspiration
Wall Decoration Ideas
Discover how art and wall decor can add interest and personality to your space. With endless options and styles to choose from, these ideas and tips will help you design a wall space that makes you feel at home.
Best Home Decor Gifts for Christmas
Get the most popular Christmas gifts for the home. You can wrap up the best home decor presents of 2016 when you shop these gift ideas. Shop our huge selection of home decor at Overstock.com.
Best Wall Art for Your Home
Choosing wall art is a great way to make your home feel even homier. Shop and save money on the wall art at Overstock.com
Rustic Furniture and Decor Ideas
Find rustic decorating ideas for your home. Shop our huge selection of rustic furniture and decor at Overstock.com.
Tips on Decorating with Wall Art
Tips on Decorating with Wall Art from Overstock.com. Our guides provide customers with tips on decorating with wall art.
Tips on Buying Canvas Art
Tips on Buying Canvas Art from Overstock.com. Our guides provide customers with tips on buying canvas art.
When to Replace Household Items
With our busy lives, there are little things that often get overlooked, like keeping track of how long we’ve used our pillows or bath towels. However, replacing these things in a timely fashion is efficient and helpful in having a smoothly run household.
Feng Shui Tips
Feng shui helps people bring balance to their lives. Read feng shui tips and be inspired to make small changes that have big impact.
Shipping & Returns
Leaves our warehouse in 1-10 business days. *
Standard Return Policy:
Items must be returned in new or unused condition and contain all original materials included with the shipment. More Details
FINAL SALE EXCLUSION: Items marked as FINAL SALE are not returnable unless the problem you experience is the result of our error.
For your protection, all orders are screened for security purposes. If your order is selected for review, our Loss Prevention Team may contact you by phone or email. There may be a two business day delay to process your order.
** Most Oversize orders are delivered within 1-4 weeks. Some orders may take 6 weeks to be delivered.