Akan. <em>Gold Weight in the Form of a Tortoise</em>, 19th-20th century. Copper alloy, length: 1 5/8 in. (4.1 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Arnold Syrop, 81.168.5. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 81.168.5_front_PS5.jpg)

Gold Weight in the Form of a Tortoise

Artist:Akan

Medium: Copper alloy

Dates:19th-20th century

Dimensions: length: 1 5/8 in. (4.1 cm)

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Museum Location: Brooklyn Museum, BMA, 5H3, 1QQ

Accession Number: 81.168.5

Image: 81.168.5_front_PS5.jpg,

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