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Makonde “Tree of Life” Hand Carved Sculpture

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Sourced from the Makonde people of Africa, this original hand carved sculpture depicts the traditional Makonde theme of the “Tree of Life” with the interlocking figures of this sculpture serving to symbolize unity and continuity. Masterfully carved in what is likely African Blackwood or mpingo, this original piece of cultural art is signed “Rashidi” on its underside by the unknown artist.   This sculpture is amongst hundreds of pieces of art that are available at our location in Grandview! Come in today and see the full collection.  

ASELINE QWABE Zulu Beer Pot

$501.20
Crafted by Zulu potter Aseline Qwabe, this traditional beer or utshwala pot is crafted with a bulbous body finished in an earthy black and includes a woven lid that crowns this cultural find. This pot, detailed with geometric motifs along the body and letter stitching on the lid, would primarily be used within Zulu religious customs: the association of domestic hospitality and social harmony with utshwala providing an important means of commemorating the ancestors of the Zulu people. This beer pot is amongst hundreds of pieces of décor that are available at our location in Grandview! Come in today and see the full collection.  

African Carved Wood Walking Stick

$62.50
Sourced from Africa, this walking stick is constructed from carved wood and is crowned with a figural sculpture that serves as a handle. Detailed with spiral carvings that runs its length, this walking stick is finished in a light tone of wood and can serve its original intended purpose or be utilized as a display of authentic cultural decor. This walking stick is amongst hundreds of pieces of décor that are available at our location in Grandview! Come in today and see the full collection.  

African Carved Wood Janus Statue

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Sourced from Africa, this statue is constructed from carved wood and depicts Janus, the Roman god of doors, gates, and transitions. Freestanding, this statue has acquired a natural patina to the wood, making for a well-traveled display of authentic cultural decoration to the home.  This statue is amongst hundreds of pieces of décor that are available at our location in Grandview! Come in today and see the full collection.  

African Senufo Ceremonial Bed

$3,000.00
African ceremonial bed from the Senufo people appears to be carved from a single log, which is traditional for this significant piece of hand carved furniture. The Senufo use ceremonial beds such as this to help usher the spirit of the dead away from the village and towards the abundant fields of the region of the dead. Made from hand tools, this bed has an integrated, sloped pillow that features a decorative border that matches the perimeter. Four tapered legs elevate the bed. Could serve as a conversation starting bench! This ceremonial bed is amongst hundreds of pieces of furniture that are available at our location in Grandview! Come in today and see the full collection.