Adinkra Hand Carved African Mask

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Style: Gye Nyame


Experience the beauty and depth of Ghanaian culture with each handcrafted mask. Made from genuine Sese wood by our skilled artisan, Mr. Vitus Amoah, these masks display vibrant colors and intricate designs that capture the spirit of Ghana. Adorned with meaningful Adinkra symbols, each mask holds its own powerful story, making it a unique and inspiring addition to any space.

Here are some of the symbols featured and their meaning:

Gye Nyame: "Except God" symbolizes the supremacy of God and therefore is the only one that should be feared and revered by all.  Let the "Except God" symbol serve as a constant reminder of God’s greatness and hold you in awe and reverence.

Akofena: "Sword of War" represents bravery, valor, and heroism. Experience the thrill of battle with the "Sword of War" hand-carved mask. A must-have for anyone seeking to embody bravery, valor, and heroism in their home. 

Dwennimmen: Embodying the qualities of humility and strength, the "Ram's Horn" urges us to embrace our power while remaining grounded.

Nyame Biribi Wo Soro: This mask embodies hope, as the proverb says, "Nyame biribi wo soro, ma no me ka me nsa." ‘O God, something is in heaven, let it come into my hand.

Gyawu Atiko: "The back of Gyawu's head" This mask depicts the fierce haircut of a legendary Akan warrior. It represents courage, strength, and bravery. Embrace the spirit of valor and honor with this powerful symbol from African history.

Kramo Bone Amma Yeanhu Kramo Pa: "The bad Muslim makes it difficult for a good one to be recognized.” Unmask the truth and embrace authenticity with this powerful symbol that exposes deception and hypocrisy. Let it inspire you to confidently reveal your true self to the world.

Sankofa: “Go back and get it.” A symbol of the wisdom of learning from the past to build for the future. "Unlock the secrets of history with this powerful symbol of wisdom. Embrace the power of the past to create a brighter future.

Product Details:
  • 1.1 lbs.
  • 18.5" H x 4.5" W x 1.8" D
  • Sese wood
  • Intended as wall decor
  • Features a rustic, rugged finish
  • Hand-crafted item -- color, size, and/or motif may vary slightly
  • Made in Ghana.
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