Colorful West African Decorative Beaded Wood Wall Mask, "Dawa"
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Ghanaian artisan Theophilus Anum designs this intricate, decorative wall mask. Carved from wood and accentuated with brass plates, colorful glass beads and bright colors in abstract patterns, the mask features unique renderings of elegant birds. Named dawa after the Nigerian word meaning money, this mask is sure to bring good fortune.
- 0.83 kgs
- 1.8 lbs
- Mask: 49 cm H x 18.5 cm W x 11.5 cm D
- Mask: 19.25" H x 7.25" W x 4.5" D
This artist uses traditional techniques handed down through the generations and/or creates culturally significant items, helping keep these traditions alive.
This artist positively impacts their community through job creation and provides jobs for 2 or more people.
Every purchase from this artist has a profound impact on their livelihood and income.
This artist has dramatically improved their livelihood by working with NOVICA.
Theophilus Anum has received a $100 microcredit loan with 0% interest.