Project Description

African Decor│Wood Carved Bamileke

These African decor Bamileke side tables/stools was hand carved from wood and ‘made for a King.’  He sits on it during ceremonial rituals in Cameroon honoring the earth spider. According to legend, the earth spider plays a vital part in solving problems. As the earth spider is an essential link between the present and ancestral underground world.

The “X” shape rosettes of a six or eight star pattern carved into the Bamileke stools indicates a spiders’ shape.  It also suggests the common denominator shared by both spider and King of divine knowledge.

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Material: Mansonia Wood (Mansonia altissima.)

Available Sizes: 30 Diam 40 Diam  50 Diam, 55 Diam, 60 Diam and between 70 -80 Diam and height vary  – approx 30cm diam stools seen here.

Available Colours: Natural, Stained Black or Dark Brown it can also be spray painted in any colour of your choosing.

The order code: BBC 100