Akan. <em>Weight in the Form of a Miniature Shield</em>, 19th century. Copper alloy, 1 15/16 x 1 3/8 x 13/16 in. (5 x 3.5 x 2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Michael Ward, 2006.67.29. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.2006.67.29_PS5.jpg)

Weight in the Form of a Miniature Shield

Artist:Akan

Medium: Copper alloy

Dates:19th century

Dimensions: 1 15/16 x 1 3/8 x 13/16 in. (5 x 3.5 x 2 cm)

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Museum Location: Brooklyn Museum, BMA, 5H4, 2I

Accession Number: 2006.67.29

Image: CUR.2006.67.29_PS5.jpg,

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