Medium: One of a Kind Hand Carved Wood Dimensions (in): 18" x 18" x 57" Dimensions (cm): 45.72 x 45.72 x 144.78 Region: Tanzania Tribe: Makonde Tribe Availability: In Stock Item Number: F008 Condition: Excellent Certificate of Authenticity Provided
"The Mozambique Chair" is a one of a kind, hand-carved chair made from one piece of wood. It beautifully embodies the female form. It has three legs and is generally upright in style with geometric incised design and sometimes a head surmounting the backrest. This represents an ancestor who may be called upon for protection, prosperity or good luck. This unique chair is made by the Makonde peoples, an ethnic group in southeast Tanzania and northern Mozambique.
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