Section of a headrest



Accession Number
W375
Current Location
In storage
Object Type
Furniture, Headrest
Material
Wood
Measurements
length 18cm
Number of Elements
1

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Description

Wooden headrest. Top piece only. The top part may have been made more comfortable with the addition of cloth.

Bibliography

See Hallinckx, B.R. 2001 The symbolic assimilation of head and sun as expressed by headrests. In S.A.K.: 29-95 for information on the headrest symbolising the akhet sign and information on sleep.