Headrest (2) - Wood - African headrest or stool - West Africa

Description
Headrest (2) - Wood - African headrest or stool - West Africa
Good

Two Headrests from west Africa:
- The largest one measures 24 cm long x 10 cm wide x 10 cm high and weighs about 250 grams. It is in hard grained wood with a shiny patina.
The large plate is rounded and decorated with engraved geometric motifs, it lays on four square pillars linked to a base with similar crossing forms. It was very likely used as a stool.
- The second one, miniature, measures 14 cm x 5.5 cm x 7 cm and weighs about 70 grams.
The slightly curved plate lays on two solid pillars in a bulging cylindrical form, showing cutting marks of the sculptor.
Some thickness is chipped off on one angle.

Lot details
Total nr of items
2
Object
Headrest
Indigenous object name
African headrest or stool
Region/ country
West Africa
Material
Wood
Condition
Good
Sold with stand
No
Dimensions
10×10×24 cm
Weight
320 g
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