Ashanti Stool from Ghana Dimensions: Height: 13 Inches Length: 21 Inches Weight: 5.5 Kg Width: 11 Inches
Ghana stools are carved out of a single piece of light wood. If a king died a natural death during his own reign, one of his stools was blackened and would, in future, be regarded as an ancestral seat. Sacrifice would then be made to it.
The stool indicates status, power and succession, more over Ashanti stools are graceful reminders of spiritual significance in African traditions.
It is handmade in Ghana and make a unique statement.