Beautiful and former Somali headrest (Ethiopia). Light wood with a brown patina, patterns intertwined on the sides with a fine writing. Under the base and on the lintel, circular patterns can still be seen....
Very good condition, wear and tear visible on the pictures.
Height: 17 cm.
See Odilon Audouin's study in our book "Appuis-nuque de la Corne de l'Afrique" page 199.