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Headrest

20th century

Wood

6 1/2 × 7 × 2 7/8 in. (16.5 × 17.8 × 7.3 cm)
Gift of Deborah Volberg Pagnotta and Dr. Rachel Volberg in honor of Professor Labelle Prussin, Ph.D. 1973, our tough, brilliant mother
2019.110.18
Geography: 
Somalia
Culture: 
Boni
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Furniture
Provenance: 

Labelle Prussin, Pomona, New York; Deborah Volberg Pagnotta, Yorktown Heights, NY and Dr. Rachel Volberg, Northampton, MA; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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