Wood African Mask Ornaments Crafted in Ghana (Set of 3), "Bedu Masks"
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With this set of three ornaments, Ghanaian artisan Robert Aidoo-Taylor pays homage to the bedu mask, which is used by the Nafana tribe of the Ivory coast for attracting good omens. Each ornament is hand-carved from ofram wood and given a painted, rustic finish.
- 52 grams
- 0.1 lbs
- Each (3): 10.5 cm H x 6 cm W x 1.7 cm D
- Each (3): 4.1" H x 2.4" W x 0.7" D
This artist uses traditional techniques handed down through the generations and/or creates culturally significant items, helping keep these traditions alive.
Robert Aidoo-Taylor has received 7 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $100 and the most recent for $750.
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.