Ivoirian wood mask, 'Compassion and Bravery' - Ivory Coast Wood Mask Curate

Product ID: 78348

Compassion and Bravery Ivory Coast Wood Mask

This noble mask is adorned with the horns of a ram and a bird leaning forward.... more

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This noble mask is adorned with the horns of a ram and a bird leaning forward. For the Guro people of Cote d'Ivoire, this mask symbolizes bravery and compassion. Salihu Ibrahim replicates the artistic traditions of the Guro people, who include animal depictions in their masks to personify the spirits of the underworld. A captivating piece, this sese wood mask is stained with polish and finished with kola nut.

  • 0.50 kgs
  • 1.1 lbs
  • 44 cm H x 17 cm W x 13 cm D
  • 17.25" H x 6.75" W x 5" 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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Salihu Ibrahim

Meet the Artist
Salihu Ibrahim

Hand-carved wood masks and sculptures

West Africa
32 artist reviews

32 Testimonials for Salihu Ibrahim


Doral, FL

Every little detail in the mask I received helps to tell the story behind it!


I gasped when I opened the box to find this River Goddess Mask. It is even more beautiful than in the picture! The craftsmanship is very fine, and the overall effect is stunning. Gorgeous work!!


This mask was exactly what I was expecting in quality and beauty. Great craftsmanship.