Narrow Ethiopian Headrest

Regular price $250.00 $760.00 Sale

Ethiopia, early 20th century
19"L X 6.5"H X 4.5"D

Headrests have been used in Ethiopia for generations either to protect elaborate hairdos or to keep the head away from dirt and insects. Some headrests double as a portable stool and in many areas where headrests are popular, a man never leaves his compound without his headrest.