African Carving Bamun Stool

Bamun Stool
Carved/incised wood
No chips, cracks or dents
9" high; 10" across
BAMUN Tribe (Southeastern part of Cameroon Grasslands)
Peoples who make up the Cameroon Grasslands culture, pay allegiance to a king (Fon). The skull is important in this society. Representations of the head are found in nearly all decorated utilitarian items.