Akan. <em>Gold Weight</em>, 19th-20th century. Cast brass, 1 7/8 x 3/4 x 3/4in. (4.8 x 1.9 x 1.9cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Franklin H. Williams, 88.192.47. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 88.192.47_front_PS6.jpg)

Gold Weight

Artist:Akan

Medium: Cast brass

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Dates:19th-20th century

Dimensions: 1 7/8 x 3/4 x 3/4in. (4.8 x 1.9 x 1.9cm)

Collections:

Museum Location: Brooklyn Museum, BMA, 5H4, 9C

Exhibitions:

Accession Number: 88.192.47

Image: 88.192.47_front_PS6.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Depicts throne (asipim). Many raised dots representing nailheads. CONDITION: There is a mottled green patina on all the surfaces, except on dots.

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