Rescued

Circular West African Mask Handcrafted and Painted

$77.99
(2 reviews) Write a Review
SKU: 254889
Description
Bible stories often inspire Victor Dushie's original designs. Carved by hand from sese wood, a person with a round face shout triumphantly. Parallel lines define the forehead while embossed aluminum adorns the cheeks. The Ghanaian artisan names this West African mask Edem, which means 'God has rescued me' in the Ewe language.
  • Sese wood and aluminum
  • 0.95 lbs
  • 10 inches H x 9.8 inches W x 3.1 inches D
  • Made in Ghana

Meet the Artist

Victor Dushie

All the GOOD

  • Caring for Children
    Caring for Children
  • Job Creator
    Job Creator
  • Microcredit Financing
    Microcredit Financing
  • Moving On Up
    Moving On Up
  • Preserving Traditions
    Preserving Traditions
  • Profound Impact
    Profound Impact

2 Reviews

  • 5
    Rescued

    Posted by Contrillus on Oct 12th 2019

    A Must buy! You won?t be disappointed! Great quality!

  • 5
    African Mask

    Posted by Desiree H. on Mar 15th 2017

    The mask is simply beautiful and well crafted. I am very pleased!

Your Purchase Makes a Difference

  • Caring for Children
    Caring for Children

    This artist supports children under the age of 18.

    The Caring for Children Badge is awarded to those artisans who support children under the age of 18

  • Job Creator
    Job Creator

    This artist positively impacts their community through job creation and provides jobs for 2 or more people.

    The Job Creator badge is awarded to artisans that positively impact their community through job creation and employ 2 or more artisans

  • Microcredit Financing
    Microcredit Financing

  • Moving On Up
    Moving On Up

    This artist has dramatically improved their livelihood by working with NOVICA.

    The Moving On Up Badge is awarded to artisans that have more than doubled their income and improved their livelihood by working with NOVICA

  • Preserving Traditions
    Preserving Traditions

    This artist uses traditional techniques handed down through the generations and/or creates culturally significant items, helping keep these traditions alive.

    The Preserving Traditions badge is awarded to artisans who use traditional techniques handed down through the generations, as well as artisans that craft culturally significant items, keeping these traditions alive. "

  • Profound Impact
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    The Profound Impact badge is awarded to artisans where each purchase has a significant positive impact on their livelihood and income