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unknown Bamana

3 Stem Stand with Head Finials

Late 20th century

17.28 x 18.5 in. (43.891 x 46.99 cm)

Bryn Mawr College
Accession Number: 2016.14.95
Geography: Africa
Classification: Furnishings and Furniture
Culture/Nationality: Bambara
Collection: Jane Martin Collection

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  • African - Refers to the cultures of the continent of Africa, which is bounded by the Atlantic Ocean, the Indian Ocean, and the Mediterranean Sea.
  • stands - Objects designed to support or display another object; examples are small tablelike pieces of furniture used for holding or displaying objects. For supporting structures that are designed with and attached to the supported object, use "bases (object components)."
  • West African - Styles and cultures from the region comprising the westernmost area of the African continent, defined by the United Nations as including the modern nations of Benin, Burkina Faso, Côte d'Ivoire, Cape Verde, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Liberia, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone, and Togo.
  • wood - The principal tissue of trees and other plants that provides both strength and a means of conducting nutrients. Wood is one of the most versatile materials known.

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