Wooden Tripod Headrest

Unidentified Shilluk maker

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collected 1946-1948

Wood

Length: 25 in. (63.5 cm)

Height: 9 in. (22.9 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Museum Purchase

48.66.11027

Geography

Place Made: Sudan, Eastern Africa, Africa

Period

20th century

Object Name

Furniture

Research Area

Africa

Not on view

Course History

ENGS 2, Integrated Design: Engineering, Architecture, and Building Technology, Jack Wilson, Vicki May, Winter 2015

ENGS 2, Integrated Design: Engineering, Architecture, and Building Technology, Jack Wilson, Vicki May, Winter 2015

ENGS 2, Integrated Design: Engineering, Architecture, and Building Technology, Jack Wilson, Vicki May, Winter 2015

Provenance

Collected by W.P.G. Thomson, about 1946-1948; Sudan Government; sold to present collection, 1948.

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