"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."
the mask is great fringe needs better attachment....
This 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.
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.'
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- Weight:0.9 lbs
- Dimension:12.25" H x 5.75" W x 2.2" D
- Colors: Brown, black
- Materials: Sese wood, aluminum, jute
- Intended as wall decor
- Made in Ghana.
|Season or Holiday||All Seasons|
|Dimensions||12.3 inches high x 5.8 inches wide x 2.2 inches deep|
|Country of Origin||Ghana|
Small, multimedia mask
This mask is more crudely made than the photo suggests, which was a bit disappointing, although it also seems quite authentic. The mask is on the small side. It's made out of metal (tin?) with sideburns/beard of jute.Read More
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