SKU: B6W3UHLM5
Availability: In Stock
$28.10 $83.67

  • Size: 7.75" H x 3.9" W x 2.2" D

  • Authentic: an original NOVICA artisan handcrafted fair trade product.

  • Certified: comes with an official NOVICA Story Card certifying quality & authenticity.

  • Exceptional Artisan Quality by Abdul Aziz Mohamadu.

  • Product info: Sese wood, brass

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    About this item: An original design by Ghanaian artisan Abdul Aziz Mohamadu, the name of this mask comes from the Zulu word for "joy," jabu. The mask is carved from sese wood, then adorned with brass plate on the forehead and under the eyes. The artisan also paints it with rich black, blue, and red tones to create a bright and eye-catching depiction of jabu.Features a rustic, rugged finishHand-crafted item -- color, size and/or motif may vary slightlyIntended as wall decor

    About our Artist: 'I always knew I wanted to paint, but wasn't sure I could make a living out of it, so I looked into other fields too,' recalls Abdul Aziz Mohamadu of Ghana. 'I observed master carver Musa at his workshop for a period of time, then I picked up a log of wood and started carving out a mask as I had observed him doing. This surprised Musa and he was willing to help me perfect the skill. I developed a love for this new art, and that's how I eventually became a master carver too!'...

    NOVICA Brass and Wood Decorative Mask Multicolor 'Jabu' - B6W3UHLM5