Headrest



Accession Number
W943
Current Location
In storage
Object Type
Furniture, Headrest
Material
Stone/minerals (Travertine (Egyptian alabaster))
Measurements
length 13.5cm
Number of Elements
1

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Description

Alabaster headrest. 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.