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Headrest

Date:
19th–20th century
Geography:
Zimbabwe
Culture:
Shona peoples
Medium:
Wood
Dimensions:
H. 4 3/4 x W. 2 1/2 x L. 6 in. (12.1 x 6.4 x 15.2 cm)
Classification:
Wood-Furniture
Credit Line:
Gift of Dr. James J. Strain, 2001
Accession Number:
2001.759.3
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 352
James J. and Gladys W. Strain, New York, until 2001

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