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Maker(s):Unknown
Culture:African; South Africa or Zimbabwe; Shona
Title:Headrest
Type:Household Accessory
Materials:Wood
Place Made:Africa; South Africa or Zimbabwe
Measurements:overall: 6 1/2 x 5 3/4 x 3 1/8 in.; 16.51 x 14.605 x 7.9375 cm
Narrative Inscription:  On a tag glued to the bottom: "Zulu pillow Pixley"
Accession Number:  MH 2003.26.5
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. Louisa Healy Pixley (Class of 1857)
Museum Collection:  Mount Holyoke College Art Museum
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Description:
from Missionary Cabinet. Wooden head/neckrest, edges worn

Tags:
African

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