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Geometric Gold Weight, 20th century

  • Akan, African

Brass

Gift of Shirley B. Williams

1991.1083

Department

Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas

  • Stepped frets
  • Akan
  • Brass (alloy)
  • Pyramid (geometric figure)
  • Weight (scale component)

Shirley Williams; 1992-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Akan, African, Geometric Gold Weight, 20th century, brass. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Shirley B. Williams, 1991.1083.