Neck rest (2) - Wood - South Africa

Neck rest (2) - Wood - South Africa

Two headrests from southern Africa:
a) Swasi, 31 cm x 10 cm x 6 cm
b) Zulu, 37 cm X 12.5 cm X 9 cm
With the Zulu headrest, the supports in the middle probably broke off and were ‘unprofessionally’ replaced by two new supports. It may be sensible to remove the two added parts and restore the authenticity of the object with an ‘acceptance’ of the original breakage. For, both objects are very old, exquisitely carved, beautifully patinated and definitely collectable headrests, which timewise can probably be dated the late 19th/early 20th century.

Private sale - partial dissolution of a collection.
Shipped as an insured parcel with tracking/cost of mailing (incl. tracking):
Within Germany: €8
Within the EU: €18

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Lot details
Total nr of items
Neck rest
Region/ country
South Africa
Sold with stand
31×10×6 cm
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