Nupe Stool 002


An antique Nupe stool from Nigeria, circa 1950's. This beautifully crafted Nupe Stool is made by the Nupe people of Nigeria. 

The Nupe people are highly regarded for their abstract stools, characterised by multiple legs and fine geometric carvings on top. 

Carved from a single block of wood, this stool features 6 legs and an intricate detailed pattern on the top with lettering 'AGAIE'. Its once bright colour is now a faded patina. 

This stools shows signs of use, imperfections are part of its age and character. 

Nupe Stool 002 measures 35cm and 21cm tall.