African Wood(4,265 items)
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Featured Reviews on African Wood
The woven headdress really sets this mask apart from others. The head portion is small so make sure to look at the product dimensions.
Perfect anniversary gift
Bought this for my husband for our anniversary. it has pride of place in his study. Absolutely beautiful.
Abdul Aziz Mohamadu Hand-carved African masks
"In 2000, I went into carving and since then I have never regretted it. But I haven't abandoned painting completely either."
Popular African Wood
Artisan Hand Carved Unique Santa Claus African Mask, "Ghanaian Santa Claus"$97.99
Beloved around the world, Santa Claus is also present in West Africa, where some adults dress as Father Christmas, or "Papa Bronya." This is especially popular at parties, as Santa is the one who hands out gifts. Ali Mohammed depicts the benevolent character as an African mask. Carved by hand of sese wood, this image of "Father Christmas" brings a Ghanaian presence to holiday decor.
Wood and Recycled Glass Beaded Stretch Bracelets (Set of 3), "Eco Friends"
Interspersed with colorful beads of recycled glass, sese wood beads circle the wrist. Ghanaian artisan Eliasu Adams creates this set of three eco-friendly stretch bracelets, perfect for sharing with your best friends.
Ornate Hand Carved African Mask with Embossed Brass, "Peace Be Unto You"$47.99
Quiet features exude tranquility and good will in this elegant African mask. Adorned with richly embossed brass, the design arises from artisan Rita Addo Zakour's own imagination. She names the exquisite piece which means "peace be unto you" in the Ewe language.
Two Wood and Recycled Glass Adinkra Sankofa Bird Sculptures, "Colorful Sankofa"$119.95
Inspired by the Adinkra symbol which means "return and get it," this pair of sculptures is hand-carved of Ghanaian sese wood, depicting two birds that stretch their necks to reach over their backs. One bird has an egg in its mouth and the other has a closed beak. Abdul Aziz Mohamadu designs this pair of sculptures, elaborating each bird with multicolored paints and vibrant, recycled glass beads.