Ethiopian "Barshin" Neck Rest, Wood Vessel and Philippine Wood Offering Bowl
Ethiopia (East Africa)
Barshin (neck rest) and elevated vessel, 20th century
Offering bowl, 20th century
from the collection of artists Lenore and Robert Szesko (Chicago, Illinois).
- scratches, scuffs, and abrasions throughout each; cracks and chips to wood; significant crack to side of vessel; base of vessel is later addition; surface debris and grime accumulation; wear to the rims.
- measurement of vessel.