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Wood sculpture, 'Ghanaian Redfish' - Hand Carved and Painted African Wood Fish Sculpture Curate

Product ID: 252638

Hand Carved and Painted African Wood Fish Sculpture, "Ghanaian Redfish"

Swimming in deep Atlantic waters, a redfish comes to life as a sculpture. Ahmed... more

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Details

Swimming in deep Atlantic waters, a redfish comes to life as a sculpture. Ahmed Baba Osmanu carves the image from seasoned sese wood and paints it by hand. Applications of clay give the fish an aged effect.

  • 0.22 kgs
  • 0.5 lbs
  • 12.5 cm H x 25 cm W x 4 cm D
  • 4.9" H x 9.75" W x 1.6" D

  • Sese wood
  • Features a rustic, rugged finish
  • Hand-crafted item -- color, size and/or motif may vary slightly
  • Free Gift Wrap? Yes
  • Premium Gift Wrap? Yes
  • Made in Ghana.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in West Africa
Your Purchase Makes a Difference!

Ahmed Baba Osmanu has received 5 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $100 and the most recent for $300. Proceeds were used to invest in the wood, metal plate, polish and paint that he uses in his sculptures and wood- work.

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.

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1 Testimonial for Ahmed Baba Osmanu

Mr. Osmanu does beautiful work. This box was ordered for a gift and it is exquisite. The lid slides to open and the mechanism for this is seamless and smooth. It almost seems to be magic. My friend will love it. Thank you.
 
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