Ethiopian carved wood headrest
WOODEN HEADBOARDS USED BY THE TRIBES OF EASTERN AFRICA
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Hand-carved wooden headrest. They take advantage of the shape of the wood and its natural tone and give the piece a unique and tremendously organic shape. The incisions that have been marked on the piece add geometries that guarantee a typically African look
It is an indispensable element for the members of the tribes of East Africa, since it allows those who use it to keep their hairstyles, as important as these are to show the status one holds in their tribe.
Its shape and dimension is typically African and focuses visual attention wherever it is exposed.
This comes from the Omo Valley, in the South of Ethiopia.
Additional InformationHeight: ~ 35 cm
Width: """Superficie: ~ 4 cm"
Length: ~ 35 cm
Weight: ~ 300 gr
Material: Wood Anigre