Black and White Dan Tribal African Mask, "Peacemaker"
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Seemingly surprised, a sleek personage with red lips observes those around him. Abdulai Osman Adam carves a handsome mask representative of the Dan people of Liberia and the Ivory Coast. "Such masks are used to regulate disagreements, the Ghanaian artisan explains. "They are also thought to protect children."
This artist uses traditional techniques handed down through the generations and/or creates culturally significant items, helping keep these traditions alive.
Abdulai Osman Adam has received 5 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $300 and the most recent for $600.
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.
This artist has dramatically improved their livelihood by working with NOVICA.