Songye Stool (CSTL 005)

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The image of a figure supporting a stool was probably introduced into Songye art in   by the neighboring Luba.  This particular stool was a preserve of the Songye Chiefs and held by highest ranking officials,the stool shows great signs of age.

Material:Wood ,cowrie shells and strip of cloth

Age:Approximately 55-70 yrs

Origin: Democratic Republic Of Congo

Condition:The base of the stool is cracked

 

Additional information

Weight 5.8 kg
Dimensions 18 × 28 × 55.5 cm

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