African wood mask, 'Deka' - Hand Made African Tribal Mask Curate

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Deka Hand Made African Tribal Mask

The "Deka" mask of the Ewe people of Ghana’s Volta region was worn by... more

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The "Deka" mask of the Ewe people of Ghana’s Volta region was worn by the messenger of the tribe in the early days of their history. Meaning "Alone," the messenger who was usually on his own wore the Deka mask for protection. Robert Nortey carves the sese wood mask by hand and paints it dark brown with beautiful red and green details with curly lines on the head gear.

  • 0.87 kgs
  • 1.9 lbs
  • 48 cm H x 13 cm W x 6 cm D
  • 19" H x 5" W x 2.4" D

  • Sese wood
  • Free Gift Wrap? Yes
  • Premium Gift Wrap? Yes
  • Made in Ghana.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in West Africa

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