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The spider sitting on a stool is depicting a chief.


According to Akan folklore, the spider (Anansi) is a folk hero who has the ability to triumph over enemies and is often identified as a leader with great wisdom. 


c. 1970s


Made by Kobina Badowah & Sons at the Kormantse workshop

The Spider & Stool

  • Torn pole strip. 

    Natural wear, tattering, and stains from age will be evident with most of our vintage flags.

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