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Product ID: 93699

Dan wood mask, "Peacemaker"

byEvans Doe Martey: icon star icon star icon star icon star icon star (6)
One of the oldest examples of African mask art, this personage represents the... more

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One of the oldest examples of African mask art, this personage represents the Dan tribe. Its smooth oval face and symmetrical features depict a peacemaker, highly respected among warring clans. Using only hand tools, Evans Doe Martey carves the mask from African sese wood and finishes it with mansion polish.

  • 0.92 kgs
  • 2.0 lbs
  • 37.5 cm H x 10 cm W x 16 cm D
  • 14.75" H x 3.9" W x 6.25" D

  • Sese wood
  • Made in Ghana.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in West Africaicon info
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Reviews by Customers

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Total reviews

6

Verified Reviewer

05/14/2019

"Love it!"

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I have been having it for the past 4 years. Stirs up conversations.

Purchased Item:

Fortuneteller, Beninese African wood mask

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Verified Reviewer

03/12/2017

"Love it!"

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The craftsmanship is great!

Purchased Item:

Bewitching Beauty, Gabon African wood mask

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From Green Bay, Wisconsin USA

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06/19/2016

"Engagement Gift"

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I gave this to my son and his fiance when they became engaged. They love African art and I wanted them to have a reminder to love each other. It is a beautifully carved mask that isnt overpowering, only inspiring.

Purchased Item:

Love One Another, Unique Wood Mask

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Gift Occasion:
  • This was a gift for: Son
  • Occasion: engagement
From Miami, FL

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06/16/2016

"My first of many masks to come!"

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This was the perfect choice for my first mask! Beautifully created.

Purchased Item:

Spirit of Wealth, Akan wood mask

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Your Purchase Makes a Difference!

Evans Doe Martey has received 2 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $400 and the most recent for $300. Proceeds were used to purchase wood and metal plates for his masks and sculptures.

This artist uses traditional techniques handed down through the generations and/or creates culturally significant items, helping keep these traditions alive.

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.

This artist supports children under the age of 18.

 
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