Baule Indigo Moon

Handcrafted Ivory Coast Wood Mask

$164.99
(3 reviews) Write a Review
SKU: 195987
Description
Carved by hand from sese wood, this stunning mask depicts the face of the moon. Salihu Ibrahim creates a design from the Baule people of Côte d'Ivoire. 'Such masks are used on the first day the moon appears, in celebration and gratitude for God's blessings,' the artisan explains.
  • Sese wood
  • 4.85 lbs
  • 20.8 inches H x 13.5 inches W x 2.4 inches D
  • Made in Ghana

Meet the Artist

Salihu Ibrahim

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

3 Reviews

  • 5
    Rich color and attentive abstract design

    Posted by Jane Jarboe on Jul 30th 2018

    This piece compliments our contemporary art and furniture in the modern interior of our living room. We display it next to a colorful abstract painting. It looks wonderful.

  • 5
    Beautiful mask

    Posted by Katja on Feb 13th 2018

    Great craftsmanship, attention to detail, well done, thank you!

  • 5
    Wood Mask, 'Baule Indigo Moon'

    Posted by William on Jun 25th 2016

    I just received this on June 25, 2016, and it is a gorgeous wall hanging. Looks fantastic in my home. Nicely done. The photo is SPOT ON accurate. Love it!!!

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  • 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.

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  • Microcredit Financing
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  • Moving On Up
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    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. "

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