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)
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Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Franklin H. Williams
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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)
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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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