African Sese Wood Aluminum and Brass Wall Mask from Ghana, "Virtuous Asomdwee"
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A wall mask is hand-carved of sese wood, painted brown with etched line motifs in white and accented on the forehead with embossed brass and aluminum in the shape of the sun. Abdul Razak designs this African mask from Ghana, naming it Asomdwee, meaning "peace" in the Akan language.
This artist uses traditional techniques handed down through the generations and/or creates culturally significant items, helping keep these traditions alive.
Abdul Razak has received 2 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $200 and the most recent for $300.
This artist positively impacts their community through job creation and provides jobs for 2 or more people.
Every purchase from this artist has a profound impact on their livelihood and income.