Arts of Africa
late 19th or early 20th century
5 5/16 x 5 5/16 x 2 1/2 in. (13.5 x 13.5 x 6.4 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, 5 5/16 x 5 5/16 x 2 1/2 in. (13.5 x 13.5 x 6.4 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Museum Expedition 1922, Robert B. Woodward Memorial Fund, 22.732. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.22.732_threequarter_PS5.jpg)
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Dark brown, wood headrest with curved top, two legs forming an X-shape, and a double curved base. Incised decoration on edges of top, legs, and base.
Condition: Good; top split, some chips on base.
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