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This Tabwa headrest from Congo features male and female heads with cowry shell eyes. Carved from wood, it serves to support the head while resting. The Tabwa people, known for their rich artistic traditions, use these headrests as both practical tools and symbols of cultural identity. The Tabwa tribe, residing in the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, are renowned for their intricate woodcarvings and distinctive geometric patterns.

Tabwa Headrest (Democratic Republic of Congo)

Only 1 left in stock
  • 6.25in x 6in x 2in 

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