19th Century Kambatta Headrest, Ethiopia

$ 185.00

A very old wooden Kambatta headrest from Ethiopia with extensive carved design work with great patina and wear.  These headrests were used by men when sleeping to protect their elaborate coiffures.  This piece has extensive wear overall with some of the designs almost worn off along the outer edges.

l..7¾"; h. 8⅛"; w. 2½"

19th Century

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