Arts of Africa
On View: Great Hall, 1st Floor
16 1/2 x 22 1/2 x 11 1/4 in. (41.9 x 57.2 x 28.6 cm) (show scale)
Museum Expedition 1922, Robert B. Woodward Memorial Fund
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Asante. Stool (Dwa), 19th century. Wood, 16 1/2 x 22 1/2 x 11 1/4 in. (41.9 x 57.2 x 28.6 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Museum Expedition 1922, Robert B. Woodward Memorial Fund, 22.1695. Creative Commons-BY
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Curved seat supported by four rectangular uprights and a cylindrical form centered between them. Cylindrical form is hollow with pierced decoration in vertical panels alternating with low relief horizontal banding. Each of four uprights has two rows of triangular projections along outer edges.
Condition: Good overall; abraded along top edges; large crack on back of center form.
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