Headrest (Mutsago)

Medium

Wood with glass beads and string

Dimensions

5 1/4 × 8 × 2 3/4 in. (13.3 × 20.3 × 7 cm)

Credit Line

Bequest of Paul F. Walter

Accession Number

2018.83.3

Culture
Period

19th–20th century

Classification
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Provenance

Provenance

Fred and Jens Jahn, Munich, unknown dates; Marc Leo Felix, Brussels, unknown dates; Sotheby's New York, African, Oceanic and Pre-Columbian Art, May 16, 2008, NO8444, lot 186; Paul F. Walter Collection, 2008–2017; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography
  • Sotheby's, New York, African, Oceanic and Pre-Columbian Art, sale cat. (May 16, 2008), no. lot 186
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Additional information

Object/Work type

headrests

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