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Headrest

Date:
16th–19th century
Geography:
Mali
Culture:
Tellem peoples
Medium:
Wood
Dimensions:
H. 6 5/8 in. (16.8 cm)
Classification:
Wood-Furniture
Credit Line:
Gift of Lester Wunderman, 1977
Accession Number:
1977.394.66
Not on view
Djibrella Maiga, until 1975; Lester Wunderman, New York, 1975–1977

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