Gold-dust Box Lid
Arts of Africa
1 5/8 x 1 1/2 x 1/8in. (4.1 x 3.8 x 0.3cm)
mount: 2 3/4 × 1 1/2 × 1 1/2 in. (7 × 3.8 × 3.8 cm) (show scale)
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Franklin H. Williams
Rectangular base set on shallow rim. Smaller rectangular surface design set in back showing bisected center area with two facing spirals. Short ends finish in comb-like borders.
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Akan. Gold-dust Box Lid, 19th-20th century. Copper alloy, 1 5/8 x 1 1/2 x 1/8in. (4.1 x 3.8 x 0.3cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Franklin H. Williams, 88.192.75. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 88.192.75_front_PS5.jpg)
front, 88.192.75_front_PS5.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2014
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