AFRICAN WOODEN STOOL – CCO423
Dimensions: cm 31 x cm 27 x cm 33 (approximately 12″ x 11″ x 13″)
Country of origin: Mali
Beautiful African wooden stool hand carved by the Dogon population of Mali, made from a single piece of wood. Fine dark brown patina.
Curious Note : For the Dogon, stools are very important symbols of authority. They are the material embodiment of a king’s “seat” of authority and are used as thrones on state occasions. They are also used in various ritual ceremonies. Royal stools are believed to contain special powers and are treated with reverence.
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