NAPPING wooden Tonga Island, South Pacific, Polynesia 19th century

3.600
19th century
Tribal Art
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From: 93400, Saint-Ouen, France

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    NECK REST
    Tonga Island, South Pacific, Polynesia
    nineteenth century
    Wood
    H .: 38; L .: 14 cm

    Wooden neckrest with rectangular base and top with a perforated central section. The contours are punctuated by incised cups, as is the reverse of the plate. The latter is slightly thickened and curved at its ends.

    Neckrests are used as a headrest so as not to distort elaborate hairstyles but also to prevent the head, considered sacred, from touching the ground.

    Text and photos © FCP CORIDON


    Ref. 1335

    Ref: HX1AOWAXQU

    Style Tribal Art (Tribal art of Tribal Art Style)
    Century 19th century (Tribal art 19th century)
    Materials Wood
    Shipping Time Ready to ship in 2-3 Business Days
    Location 93400, Saint-Ouen, France

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