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ITEM#: 14354895This handmade creation is offered in partnership with NOVICA, in association with National Geographic.
Inspired by the customs and traditions of the Akan people, Daniel Nyadedzor handcrafts this handsome sese wood mask. Known as 'Akokuroduro,' the mask symbolizes boldness and can be found adorning many homes throughout Ghana.
- Colors: Brown
- Materials: Sese wood, brass
- Dimensions: 10.2 inches high x 6.3 inches wide x 2.8 inches deep
Story Behind the Art:
Ghana's Daniel Nyadedzor says, 'In 1996, after finishing school, I decided to help my brother. He is a carver and had his own shop. I did all his paperwork. After working with him for a few months I realized the need for international quality standards. The business grew tremendously and we have worked together all these years. We use a hardwood known as sese for carving the masks. There are about twenty apprentices working with us. Our wood carvings are always given an antique finishing.'
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|Dimensions||10.2 inches high x 6.3 inches wide x 2.8 inches deep|
|Country of Origin||Ghana|
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