This is a fabulous large Old and Unusual Brown Carved Wood Ceremonial Stool from the Abelam Tribal People of the Maprik Region of East Sepik in Papua New Guinea. This stool is carved out of a single piece of wood, and it shows designs and patterns typical for that region. Stools of this type were only used by high-ranking tribal officials; most likely an orator or someone affiliated with the village council. The craftsmanship is beautiful and decorated with clan symbols and natural ochre paints. These stools are made by master carvers within the tribe.A fabulous addition to your home or collection. Late 20th-Century Shows Natural age Natural Wear Cracking 14.5 Inches Tall 11 x 10 AT BACARA WE STAND BEHIND ALL OF OUR MERCHANDISE. YOUR SATISFACTION IS OUR MAIN GOAL, AND WE THANK YOU FOR SHOPPING AT BACARA. This item is in the category "Antiques\Ethnographic\Pacific Islands & Oceania".
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