Bamileke Stool


modern traditions.

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- hand carved cedrela wood traditional stool

- white beads 

- cowrie accents

16.5" tall x 10.5" wide

Our Bamileke stools, inspired in their design by traditional Cameroonian chairs, feature carved wooden animal figures, lined with white and black beading, as well as cowrie shells—an ancient form of currency. These one-of-a-kind pieces not only make for great décor, but also harken back to the time-honored Ghanaian tradition of carving sacred wooden stools for the King, Queen, and Chiefs.


All profits fund educational training programs for the women who handcraft our products.

Since partnering with Indego Africa, 89% of our artisan partners have risen above the poverty line. That’s impact.


Each Indego Africa product is made by hand using traditional techniques. Small variation in color & design is part of what makes each piece uniquely beautiful. Please handle with care.

This item has a $25 handling fee

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