A distinguished royal pair of individuals sitting on their respective thrones is what causes the Kumasi Royal Couple to be a great and noble work of African art. Hand-carved from cedar wood, this African art piece is the result of countless hours of work by African craftsmen. Holding his sword, the prestigious king sits with his beautiful queen filled with honor and grace. These are remarkable African figurines that will demand respect when added to any collection of African art or African decor.
The Kumasi Royal Couple are seated upon the infamous Ashanti Stool. It is believed that the Golden Ashanti Stool contains the 'Sunsum' - the spirit or soul of the Ashanti people. The Golden Stool serves as an enduring symbol of Ashanti culture, nationhood, and a bind that unifies all Ashanti people. The original Golden Stool has never touched the ground nor been sat upon as it is believed to be the direct embodiment of the Ashanti Gods and sacred ancestors.
The height of this piece of African art is 11 inches (27.94cm) and the width is 3.5 inches (8.89cm). The entire African art piece weighs 1.5 pounds (0.68kg).
The product weight, color and size may vary slightly from the stated information since these items are uniquely handcrafted resulting in minor inconsistencies.
CONTENTS: One Kumasi Royal Couple African statues pair arrives packaged in a secure shipping carton.