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Goldweight Depicting a Seated Figure with Arm Raised

A work made of copper alloy.

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  • A work made of copper alloy.

Date:

19th/mid–20th century

Artist:

Asante or related Akan-speaking peoples
Ghana
Coastal West Africa

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of Africa

Culture

Asante

Title

Goldweight Depicting a Seated Figure with Arm Raised

Place

Ghana (Object made in)

Date

1900–1975

Medium

Copper alloy

Dimensions

3.6 × 2.6 × 2.2 cm (1 5/8 × 1 3/16 × 1 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Raymond Wielgus

Reference Number

1957.104b

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