This dramatic mask is the original design of Ghana's Saeed Musah. The mask is carved by hand from sese wood and accented with embossed aluminum and colorful paints. The artisan names his design Sarrki, a Hausa word meaning 'king'.
Sese wood, aluminum
Hand-crafted item -- color, size and/or motif may vary slightly
In the Andes, the Land of the Four Corners, mountains are sacred. So is culture. The Nazca lines, the Wari glyphs, the Quipu knots and the complex multi-colored textiles of the Incas are all recorded and live on the work of contemporary Peruvian artisans.