Goldweight Depicting Entwined Catfish

Date:

18th/early 20th century

Artist:

Asante or related Akan-speaking peoples
Ghana
Coastal West Africa

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Artist

Asante

Title

Goldweight Depicting Entwined Catfish

Origin

Ghana

Date

1700–1925

Medium

Copper alloy

Dimensions

0.8 x 2.8 x 4.7 cm (3/8 x 1/4 x 1/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Raymond Wielgus

Reference Number

1957.104c

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