SOLD! Antique Japanese Hand Crafted Wood Headrest Pillow TAKAMAKURA
Antique Japanese Hand Crafted Wood Headrest Pillow TAKAMAKURA
Used to support the head raised while sleeping, most often used by Geishas to protect their hairstyle.
Has age and usage related wear, with age related cracks, its been previously restored as shown in the photos. And I believe it used to have some pads on the legs to protect them, they feel a bit sticky. It has a lovely patina. Please see detailed photos for complete condition report
It has a stool shape but it is too low and a too small for a stool
It is 14.4 cm (5.7") at its Highest point
13 cm (5.1") in height at the middle
and 32 cm (12.6") in width
Unpacked weight: 906 grams
internal ref: WCC4833
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