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unknown Akan
Akan Primary



Gold Weight of a Chief's Stool

Early 20th century - Mid 20th century
Copper Alloy

0.98 x 0.67 x 1.42 in. (2.489 x 1.702 x 3.607 cm)
Gift of Jane Martin, Class of 1953

Bryn Mawr College
Accession Number: 2016.14.74
Geography: Africa, Ghana
Classification: Tools and Equipment; Weights & Measures
Culture/Nationality: Akan, Ghanaian, West African, African
Collection: Jane Martin Collection

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