Yoruba Beaded Armchair

Yoruba Beaded Armchair - Blu Peter

Yoruba Beaded Armchair


Fully beaded Yoruba tribe chair- Nigeria.

Yoruba chairs, like their stools, related to kings and important chiefs, who defined their power by the display of prestige objects during important ceremonies. Stools were among the most important of these objects. The leader was literally as well as figuratively supported by male figures, which also symbolizes the continuity of power.

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