Head Rest

1971.12.0010

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Basic Information

Artifact Identification Head Rest   (1971.12.0010)
Classification/
Nomenclature
  1. Furnishings
  2. :
  3. Bedding
  4. :
  5. N/A
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location
Period/Date Colonial, 20th century
Culture Turkana
Location On Exhibitin the Africa exhibit

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Height) 20.5 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 20.1 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) 10.0 cm
Weight 517 g
Measuring Remarks None
Materials Plant--Wood, Animal--Skin--without Fur/Feathers/Scales
Manufacturing Processes Carved
Munsell Color Information Dark Orange Yellow (7.5 YR 6/8) -ns

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
Description N/A
Comparanda

See 1971.12.0001

Bibliography

Koprowski, Paul. "Combs of the Beni-Amur." African Arts Journal. 1976 April, vol IX; p. 40.

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Purchase
Reproduction no
Reproduction Information N/A

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