Think about the time, the ingenuity, the creativity, the skills to design and make these stools from hardwood tree trunk to this exceptional stool.
The Bamileke of Cameroon reserve these stools for use by royalty during public ceremonies. Persons of some social importance were allowed larger stools with geometric patterns or limited symbolism to indicate the owner's position in the social scale.” The elephant, buffalo, leopard, lion, and python are royal symbols, usually reserved for the Fon (the King). Lions in Africa symbolize majesty, monarchy, strength, supremacy. In many cultures, the lion appears as the king of animals.
The finishing is absolutely beautiful with encrusted cowry shells and African old coins. According to Knöpfli “The glossy bright cowry shell with its elongated opening is the symbol of wealth and royalty, respect and dignity.
Can be used as prestige decoration or as coffee or side tables.
Origin: Bamileke tribe, Bamoun tribe, West Cameroon
Art and Crafts items are sold as is. We will make sure to provide clear pictures as possible so that you can have all angles.
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To choose the correct size for you, please measure your body before placing your order.
HOW TO MEASURE
Bust: With your arms relaxed at your sides, measure around the fullest part of your chest.
Waist: Measure around the narrowest part of your natural waist, generally around the belly button. To ensure a comfortable fit, keep one finger between the measuring tape and your body.
Hips: With your feet approximately 6" apart, measure around the fullest part of your hips. This area usually corresponds to the top of your legs.
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Additional non-returnable items:
Downloadable software products
Some health and personal care items
Refunds (if applicable)
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Sale items (if applicable)
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If the item was marked as a gift when purchased and shipped directly to you, you’ll receive a gift credit for the value of your return. Once the returned item is received, a gift certificate will be mailed or emailed to you.
If the item wasn’t marked as a gift when purchased, or the gift giver had the order shipped to themselves to give to you later, we will send a refund to the gift giver and he will find out about your return.
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