Goldweight Depicting a Chameleon

A work made of copper alloy.

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  • A work made of copper alloy.

Date:

Mid–19th/mid–20th century

Artist:

Asante or related Akan-speaking peoples
Ghana
Coastal West Africa

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Artist

Asante

Title

Goldweight Depicting a Chameleon

Origin

Ghana

Date

1850–1950

Medium

Copper alloy

Dimensions

1.5 × 4.8 cm (5/8 × 1 7/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Raymond W. Wielgus

Reference Number

1957.257

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