Blue Akoni

Hand Carved Rubberwood Blue Akoni Warrior Mask from Ghana

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SKU: 297352
Description
Named by the artisan after the Yoruba word for 'brave warrior,' this colorful mask is hand carved by Abdul Aziz Mohamadu from local rubberwood and painted in shades of blue, yellow, red, and black. Carved and painted motifs consisting of repeating lines and dots draw the eye and accentuate the long shape of the mask.
  • Rubberwood
  • 2.27 lbs
  • 19 inches H x 6 inches W x 2.8 inches D
  • Made in Ghana

Meet the Artist

Abdul Aziz Mohamadu

All the GOOD

  • Caring for Children
    Caring for Children
  • Enabling Education
    Enabling Education
  • Job Creator
    Job Creator
  • Microcredit Financing
    Microcredit Financing
  • Moving On Up
    Moving On Up

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  • Caring for Children
    Caring for Children

    This artist supports children under the age of 18.

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  • Enabling Education
    Enabling Education

    This artist is currently supporting and providing for the education of their children, grandchildren, or children in their community, whether it be at the primary, secondary, or university level.

    The Enabling Education badge is awarded to artisans currently supporting and providing for the education of their own children or grandchildren, or the children of others in the community, whether it be at the primary, secondary, or university level

  • Job Creator
    Job Creator

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

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  • Microcredit Financing
    Microcredit Financing

  • Moving On Up
    Moving On Up

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

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