Dinka Headrest, Sudan

These headrests were used by Dinka men in order to ensure their hair would not be ruined when sleeping, as coiffure is a symbol of wealth. The headrests could also be used as stools for elderly men who wanted to avoid sitting on the floor. 

Size approx.

14,5cm x 19cm x 7cm

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