Gold weight

Gold weight

early 20th century
Culture
Ashanti
Locale
Africa
Country
Ghana
gold weight
Brass
Native Arts acquisition funds
1948.604

Ashanti artist, Gold weight, Early 20th century. Brass; 2 1/2 x 1 1/8 in. Denver Art Museum: Native Arts acquisition funds, 1948.604

Dimensions
length: 2.5 in, 6.3500 cm; width: 1.125 in, 2.8575 cm; length: 2.5 in, 6.3500 cm; width: 1 in, 2.5400 cm; depth: .25 in, 0.6350 cm
Department
Native Arts
Collection
African Art
Known Provenance
Collected by RP Wild. Given to Pitt Rivers in 1930; DAM exchanged with Pitt Rivers Museum, Oxford, England, 1948
Exhibition History
  • “Stampede: Animals in Art” — Denver Art Museum, 9/10/2017