A Boni headrest, barkin Somalia 17.5cm high
Lot 604
A Boni headrest, barkin Somalia 17.5cm high
Sold for £120 (US$ 201) inc. premium
Auction Details
The Bath Winter Sale Bath
16 Dec 2008 14:30 GMT

Auction 16965
Lot Details
A Boni headrest, barkin
Somalia
the bowed top supported by a pair of curved struts, upon an oval tapering base, carved with interlaced basket weave design, 17.5cm high

Footnotes

  • Cf. William J. Dewey, Sleeping Beaties: The Jerome L. Joss collection of African headrests at UCLA, 1993, p. 40, pl. 19.
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