Stand for Coffee Ceremony
Early 20th century
7 ½” x 4 ¾”  (19 x 12 cm)

These little known, Brancusi-like faceted sculptures were made to support cups used in a ritualized form of making and drinking coffee that was practiced by several ethnic groups in Ethiopia, such as the Gurage, Oromo and Amara.



Andres Moraga

Andres Moraga :: Coffee Stand, Ethiopia