Goldweight Depicting a Standing Male Figure

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 Standing Male Figure

Origin

Ghana

Date

1850–1950

Medium

Copper alloy

Dimensions

6.4 x 2.7 x 1.7 cm (2 1/2 x 1 1/16 x 11/16 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Raymond W. Wielgus

Reference Number

1958.288

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