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Geometric Gold Weight, 20th century

  • Akan, African

Brass

  • Overall: 1/2 × 1 × 7/8 inches (1.3 × 2.5 × 2.2 cm)

Gift of Shirley B. Williams

1991.1084

Department

Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas

  • Spirals
  • Geometric motifs
  • Akan
  • Brass (alloy)
  • 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, 1991.1084.