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Product ID: 74100

Handcrafted Wood Sculpture, "Merman"

With a slender, sinuous body, the merman is well adapted to his water world. The... more

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With a slender, sinuous body, the merman is well adapted to his water world. The male mermaid is a legendary figure in Africa, where he is believed to have supernatural powers. Abdul Karim Star sculpts the image in naturally dried sese wood, incising a precise pattern of parallel lines across the smooth contours. The piece is finished with dark tan polish.

  • 0.50 kgs
  • 1.1 lbs
  • 49.3 cm H x 11.5 cm W x 4.5 cm D
  • 19.5" H x 4.5" W x 1.8" 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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Your Purchase Makes a Difference!

Abdul Karim Star has received 3 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $750 and the most recent for $500. Proceeds were used to stock up on wood, metal plates, polish and paint to continue production.

This artist uses traditional techniques handed down through the generations and/or creates culturally significant items, helping keep these traditions alive.

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.

This artist has dramatically improved their livelihood by working with NOVICA.

This artist supports children under the age of 18.

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blkqueen48

Sacramento, ca

I just wanted to personal Thank You for my beautiful masks. Your passion and love in your work shows through the detail of your artistry.
I received the beaded wooden ""King's"" mask. It is strikingly impressive, especially in the beauty and excellence of your work. Blessings.

David

Philadelphia, PA

Wonderful mask, even better than it appeared on the website. Thank you.
 
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