Low Stool
Asante/Ashanti, Ghana

9" x 21.5"
Inventory # 10603

Stools indicate status, power, and the succession of chiefs and kings. Enormously complex and varied are the forms in which Ashanti stools were made and used. They could be used as casual furniture or in religious rituals. Like most Ashanti stools, this piece was carved from a single piece of wood.