Headrest of Harmose

New Kingdom

On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 116

Found lying next to Hormose's coffin (36.3.172), this wooden headrest was carved with the octagonal shaft and wide oval base typical of examples of early Dynasty 18.

Headrest of Harmose, Wood, linen

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