200807 - Large Old Tribal Used African Ethiopian 3-leg Gurage stool - Ethiopia


Large Old Tribal used African 3 - leg stool from Ethiopia.
Hand carved from a single piece of wood and collected in the 1960s
Size: 49 cm diameter and 44 cm high, with drought crack.

The Gurage is one of the largest ethnic groups in Ethiopia and live mainly in the western highland and the southern parts of the country. They are predominantly cultivators.
Small to medium in size with three supporting legs. Attrsctive cut out desighn on the back support with deep lusty patina.