Arts of Africa
late 19th or early 20th century
4 5/8 x 15 5/8 x 3 1/4 in. (11.7 x 39.7 x 8.3 cm) (show scale)
Museum Expedition 1922, Robert B. Woodward Memorial Fund
Prior to 1922, provenance not yet documented; by 1922, acquired by François Poncelet of Brussels, Belgium; 1922, purchased from François Poncelet by Stewart Culin in Brussels for the Brooklyn Museum.
Wooden neckrest, double form with double posts on a common base. Hard wood, with incised ornamentation on top surface.
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Kuba. Double Headrest, late 19th or early 20th century. Wood, 4 5/8 x 15 5/8 x 3 1/4 in. (11.7 x 39.7 x 8.3 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Museum Expedition 1922, Robert B. Woodward Memorial Fund, 22.372. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.22.372_front_PS5.jpg)
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