Akan. <em>Gold-weight (abrammuo): leopard</em>, 19th or 20th century. Brass, 1 11/16 x 3 3/4 in. (4.3 x 9.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Bequest of Laura L. Barnes, 67.25.14. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 67.25.14_PS6.jpg)

Gold-weight (abrammuo): leopard


Medium: Brass

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:19th or 20th century

Dimensions: 1 11/16 x 3 3/4 in. (4.3 x 9.5 cm)



Accession Number: 67.25.14

Image: 67.25.14_PS6.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Solid male leopard weight with rabbit in mouth: leopard's undulating body ends in arched tail, raised spirals throughout. Rabbit's legs curve toward leopard's body, eyes and ears raised.

Brooklyn Museum