Expressing Africa's rich mask traditions, Ghanaian artisan Abdul Aziz Mohamadu hand-carves this mask of sese wood. Featuring an oval shape, it is painted with a variety of colors while accented with etched line motifs. Embossed brass accenting the eyes gives the mask a textured surface that reflects traditional scarification practices. A clay rub gives this mask an antiqued finish. Mohamadu names it Amahle, meaning 'beautiful ones' in South Africa's Zulu language.
- Sese wood, brass
- Features an aged antique finish
- Hand-crafted item -- color, size and/or motif may vary slightly
- Intended as wall decor
- 0.42 lbs
- 7.5 inches H x 3.9 inches W x 2.2 inches D