Object photography

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Object description

  • Ashanti artist
  • Stool, early 19th century
  • Wood
  • Ghana, Africa
  • H: 11 in (H: 27.9 cm)
  • E8681

SPECIAL COLLECTION

Essex Institute Collection

DESCRIPTION

This is a low stool carved from a single piece of wood. It has a flat base, support carved in a haneycomb pattern and a curved seat.