Bamileke Stool
Product Description

Handcrafted in Ghana

Indego Africa's Bamileke stools, inspired in their design by traditional Cameroonian chairs, feature carved wooden animal figures, lined with white and black beading, as well as cowrie shells—an ancient form of currency. These one-of-a-kind pieces not only make for great décor, but also harken back to the time-honored Ghanaian tradition of carving sacred wooden stools for the King, Queen, and Chiefs. Handcarved cedrela wood stool. White beads and cowry accents.

16.5" x 10.5"

About the Brand
Indego Africa partners with groups of artisan women in Rwanda & Ghana to create a range of handcrafted products that bring beauty into the world through modern design, time-honored techniques, and genuine artisan skill. The brand provides artisan women & young people in Africa with the training they need to build and sustain independent livelihoods. We’re proud to feature Indego Africa for their direct support of women entrepreneurs in Ghana & Rwanda. Your purchase of this product directly impacts these artisan communities through provision of fair wages and business and skills training.