Headrests are used by many nomadic people of Eastern Africa while resting or sleeping. It is popularly believed that the headrest serves a protective function by elevating the head off the ground during sleep, thereby preventing any possible attack by snakes or scorpions.The Rendille lead a peaceful nomadic life in north central Kenya.
Height: 15cm Width: 20.9cm
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