By using this site you accept the
terms of our Cookie Policy

You are in: Online Resources > Online Exhibitions > Case 4

 Previous • Case

Gallery Image

49 Wooden headrest

Zimbabwe, Shona
First half of the twentieth century or later

This example is composed of a central panel decorated with a criss-cross pattern on one side and lozenge on the other, accompanied by concentric circles and an asymmetrical X-shaped structure. The platform slopes towards the head of the user.

Private Collection loan 28

 Previous • Case