BOAT SHAPED DINKA HEADREST + SHIELD, SUDAN ( No 1237 )

This is a boat shaped headrest from the Dinka people of Sudan. Dual purpose as both a sleeping headrest, and the handle underneath is for use as a parrying shield Has a wooden core with a hand stitched leather sheath cover. Has a lovely soft patina, Has wear commensurate with tribal use. In good condition. We guarantee that this item has been tribally used. Width approx 35cm

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