Gold-weight (abrammuo): porcupine
Arts of Africa
13/16 x 13/16 x 1 7/16 in. (2 x 2.1 x 3.6 cm)
mount: 2 1/2 × 1 1/2 × 7/8 in. (6.4 × 3.8 × 2.2 cm) (show scale)
Bequest of Laura L. Barnes
Gold weight in the shape of a porcupine with flat round ears, raised quills, and a rough section above the tail.
This item is not on view
Akan. Gold-weight (abrammuo): porcupine. Brass, 13/16 x 13/16 x 1 7/16 in. (2 x 2.1 x 3.6 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Bequest of Laura L. Barnes, 67.25.8. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.67.25.8_front.jpg)
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. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2011
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