African Tribal Zulu head rest neck rest South Africa

£550.00

AFRICAN TRIBAL ART GOOD OLD  SHONA NECK REST HEAD REST

THIS  FINE OLD SHONA HEAD REST  FROM ZIMBABWE WITH CARVED GEOMETRIC DESIGNS IN THE CLASSIC SHONA STYLE.

AS YOU MAY KNOW THESE HIGHLY COLLECTIBLE PIECES HAVE BECOME ONE OF THE MOST SOUGHT AFTER ITEMS

IN THE TRIBAL ART MARKET AND AS WELL AS A WONDERFUL ART WORK THIS IS A GREAT INVESTMENT PIECE AS PRICES FOR THESE HEAD RESTS  WILL

CONTINUE TO RISE  HIGHER AND HIGHER

Period :late 19th early 20th century

Provenance: ex European collection 

Condition: fine Height 14 cm Width 18 cm

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Description

A fine Zulu head rest neck rest South Africa
Raised on central pillars with geometric lozenge shaped carving all over.
Measures: 22 x 14 x 5 cm approx.
Period Early 20th century
Ex UK Collection

The Zulu are well known for their finely carved headrests, long recognized as masterpieces of Tribal art.