Handcrafted African Wood Mask with Brass and Aluminum, "Lovely Crown"
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Wearing a lovely crown, this African mask is hand-carved from sese wood. Ghanaian artisan Victor Dushie accentuates the mask with sections of embossed aluminum and brass that evoke traditional scarification practices.
This artist uses traditional techniques handed down through the generations and/or creates culturally significant items, helping keep these traditions alive.
Victor Dushie has received 3 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $150 and the most recent for $600.
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.