Early 20th Century Tribal Ethiopian Wooden Neck Rest

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Early 20th century Ethiopian tribal head rest from the Omo valley area.

This neckrest is of a good size and height and has a satisfying patina. Headrest sometimes doubled as stools and were used to protect the elaborate hairstyles of the owner as well as protection against bugs and snakes.

Provenance: Milos Simovic, New York.

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Details

  • In the Style Of
    Tribal
  • Place of Origin
    Ethiopia
  • Date of Manufacture
    First Half of the 20th Century
    Dimensions
    8.5 in. H x 9 in. W x 5 in. D
    22 cm H x 23 cm W x 13 cm D
  • Seller Location
    New York, NY
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    15040210480119
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