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African wood mask, 'Kekewa' - Original African Wood Mask Carved by Hand Curate

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Original African Wood Mask Carved by Hand, "Kekewa"

The "Kekewa" mask portrays the original artistry of Ghana's Ali Mohammed.... more

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The "Kekewa" mask portrays the original artistry of Ghana's Ali Mohammed. Meaning "beauty" in the Hausa language, the sese wood mask is carved by hand and painted brown with yellow, red, white, green and black details. Ornately embossed aluminum plates adorn the forehead and cheeks.

  • 0.68 kgs
  • 1.5 lbs
  • 52 cm H x 23 cm W x 7 cm D
  • 20.5" H x 9" W x 2.8" D

  • Sese wood and aluminum
  • Intended as wall decor
  • Hand-crafted item -- color, size and/or motif may vary slightly
  • Free Gift Wrap? Yes
  • Premium Gift Wrap? Yes
  • Made in Ghana.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in West Africa
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Your Purchase Makes a Difference!

Ali financially supports the education of two of his own children and two others in primary school.

Ali Mohammed has received 6 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $200 and the most recent for $2000.

Starting off with very humble earnings, Ali has worked hard to grow his workshop and better his livelihood and that of his family.

Ali currently supports four children who are all under the age of ten.

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"Exquisite Mask"

Thank you Ali Mohammed for a beautiful piece of craftsmanship. It has a place of honor in my home.

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2 Testimonials for Ali Mohammed


Dear Ali, Thank tou very much for this beautiful mask. I love it. It is exactly what I expected.


Dear Ali Your 'Obaapa' masks arrived today. They are impressive! I am so pleased. You are a very creative and talented artist and your hard work and efforts are very much appreciated. Brightest blessings Clare UK