AFRICAN HEADRESTS





CHAMBA
Headrest 2



JARAWA
Headrests


 

Ethiopian
Headrests
Page 3

 

Dinka
Headrests

 

Ethiopian
Headrests
Page 4

 LUBA
Pair Headrests
Catalog

 LUBA
Headrests
Catalog

 LUBA
Headrests
Catalog


ETHIOPIAN
Headrests 101-106


 ETHIOPIAN
Headrests 201-206


The headr5ests below have been SOLD and are left here for educational and research purposes.

 

HEMBA
Headrest 1
SOLD

DAN
Headrest 1
SOLD

  

 BONI
Headrests
ALL SOLD

 

Photographs © Tim Hamill

AFRICAN HEADRESTS

In many African cultures, small wooden "pillows" are used to support the head during sleep and in some instances to preserve a hairstyle.

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