Kuba. <em>Headrest</em>, 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)



Medium: Wood

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:late 19th or early 20th century

Dimensions: 6 7/8 x 9 3/4 x 3 7/8 in. (17.5 x 24.8 x 9.8 cm)


Accession Number: 22.178

Image: CUR.22.178_front_PS5.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
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.

Brooklyn Museum