Akan. <em>Gold-weight (abrammuo): geometric</em>, 19th–20th century. Copper alloy, 7/8 x 3/4 x 1/4in. (2.2 x 1.9 x 0.6cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Franklin H. Williams, 88.192.135. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 88.192.135_front_PS5.jpg)

Gold-weight (abrammuo): geometric


Medium: Copper alloy

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:19th–20th century

Dimensions: 7/8 x 3/4 x 1/4in. (2.2 x 1.9 x 0.6cm) mount: 3 × 7/8 × 1 in. (7.6 × 2.2 × 2.5 cm)


Accession Number: 88.192.135

Image: 88.192.135_front_PS5.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Rectangular with raised surface design: long ends have raised linear edge. Short ends have comb-like parallel lines. Center is square containing two opposing curled lines ending in flat dots.

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