This intriguing jewelry box is inspired by traditional African masks. Carved by hand of sese wood, the face is decorated with textured aluminum plate and hand-painted designs. Abdul Aziz Mohamadu crafts the box, naming it Gaskiya, meaning 'honest' in the Hausa language.
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.