Gold-weight (abrammuo): geometric
Arts of Africa
1 1/4 x 1 x 1/2in. (3.2 x 2.5 x 1.3cm)
mount: 2 7/8 × 1 1/4 × 1 1/2 in. (7.3 × 3.2 × 3.8 cm) (show scale)
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Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Franklin H. Williams
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Akan. Gold-weight (abrammuo): geometric, 19th-20th century. Copper alloy, 1 1/4 x 1 x 1/2in. (3.2 x 2.5 x 1.3cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Franklin H. Williams, 88.192.132. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 88.192.132_front_PS5.jpg)
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Rectangular shape. Surface decoration: high central rectangle covering most of surface. Dents on short sides. Slight curves toward center of each long side. Deeply cut spiral in center.
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