Arts of Africa
late 19th or early 20th century
6 7/8 x 9 3/4 x 3 7/8 in. (17.5 x 24.8 x 9.8 cm) (show scale)
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Museum Expedition 1922, Robert B. Woodward Memorial Fund
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Kuba. Headrest, late 19th or early 20th century. Wood, 6 7/8 x 9 3/4 x 3 7/8 in. (17.5 x 24.8 x 9.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Museum Expedition 1922, Robert B. Woodward Memorial Fund, 22.178. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.22.178_front_PS5.jpg)
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Dark brown wooden headrest. Top surface decorated with linear and dotted carved designs. Two legs angled inwards and rising out of rectangular base. Carved from one piece of wood.
Condition: Good, but base has sizeable hole through center. Nice patina.
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