Ngombe or Tetela stool / backrest often called "tip stools" - Democratic Republic of the Congo
wood, metal, brass tacks, pigment
22 3/4 x 9 x 8 1/2 inches
Provenance:  the estate of Jean-Pierre Hallet, Malibu.
There are a few old cracks which are visible in the photos.

Inventory # RT78

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