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Stone Tool: Serrated Blade1930.08.0058 (1930.08.0058)
5.7 x 2.1 x .6 cm (7 g)
Location: Africa, North; Egypt
Period: Neolithic
Classification: Materials T&E : Multiple Use T&E for Materials

Bar Currency, Kissi Penny1984.15.0001 (1984.15.0001)
29.4 x 3.4 cm (19 g)
Location: Africa, West; Sierra Leone
Period: Colonial; 20th century
Classification: Communication Artifacts : Exchange Media

Bar Currency, Kissi Penny1984.15.0002 (1984.15.0002)
28.2 x 3.3 cm (12 g)
Location: Africa, West; Sierra Leone
Period: Colonial; 20th century
Classification: Communication Artifacts : Exchange Media

Bar Currency, Kissi Penny1984.15.0003 (1984.15.0003)
29.9 x 3.9 x .3 cm ( g)
Location: Africa, West; Sierra Leone
Period: Colonial; 20th century
Classification: Communication Artifacts : Exchange Media

Bracelet1971.05.0001 (1971.05.0001)
9.7 x 8.6 x 1.5 cm (290 g)
Location: Africa, East; Ethiopia
Period: Colonial; 20th century
Classification: Personal Artifacts : Adornment : Body Adornments

Bracelet1971.05.0020 (1971.05.0020)
10.2 x 9.5 x 6.3 cm (552 g)
Location: Africa, East; Ethiopia; Addis Ababa
Period: 20th century
Classification: Personal Artifacts : Adornment : Body Adornments

Manilla Bracelet Currency1969.02.0001 (1969.02.0001)
5.6 x 5.5 x 2 cm (71 g)
Location: Africa, West; Nigeria
Period: Colonial; 19th – 20th century CE
Classification: Communication Artifacts : Exchange Media

Manilla Bracelet Currency1969.02.0009 (1969.02.0009)
6 x 5.7 x 1.7 cm (77 g)
Location: Africa, West; Nigeria
Period: Colonial; 19th – 20th century CE
Classification: Communication Artifacts : Exchange Media

Strand of Trade Beads1969.04.0001 (1969.04.0001)
115.2 x 1.1 cm (365 g)
Location: Africa, West; Nigeria
Period: Colonial; 19th century
Classification: Communication Artifacts : Exchange Media

Strand of Trade Beads1971.13.0007 (1971.13.0007)
85 x 1 cm (305 g)
Location: Africa, West; Mali; Timbuktu
Period: 1940–1970
Classification: Communication Artifacts : Exchange Media

Gold Dust Scale1992.16.0001 (1992.16.0001)
16 x 13.9 x 5 cm (9 g)
Location: Africa, West; Ghana
Period: Colonial; Pre – 1908
Classification: Science & Technology T&E : Weights & Measures T&E

Scoop, Scale1992.16.0003 (1992.16.0003)
13.7 x 6.1 x 2.8 cm (40 g)
Location: Africa, West; Ghana
Period: Colonial; Pre – 1908
Classification: Science & Technology T&E : Weights & Measures T&E

Gold Dust Spoon1992.16.0004 (1992.16.0004)
13.6 x 5 x .8 cm (11 g)
Location: Africa, West; Ghana
Period: Colonial; Pre – 1908
Classification: Science & Technology T&E : Weights & Measures T&E

Reproduction Weight, Human Form1971.04.0007 (1971.04.0007)
6.1 x 4 x 1.6 cm (40 g)
Location: Africa, West; Ghana
Period: Nationalist; 1950
Classification: Science & Technology T&E : Weights & Measures T&E

Reproduction Gold Weight1969.05.0001 (1969.05.0001)
2.6 x 2 x 1.4 cm (54.76 g)
Location: Africa, West; Ghana
Period: Independence; Mid 20th century
Classification: Science & Technology T&E : Weights & Measures T&E

Plaster reproduction of an Ife Bust1973.15.0001 (1973.15.0001)
40.8 x 21 x 16 cm (7,538 g)
Location: Africa, West; Nigeria; Lagos
Period: Pre - Colonial; 1600 – 1630
Classification: Communication Artifacts : Art

Wall Plaque1990.10.0015A (1990.10.0015A)
25.3 x 15.5 x 3.7 cm (1494 g)
Location: Africa, West; Benin, Nigeria
Period: 19th - 20th century CE
Classification: Communication Artifacts : Art

Oba Figure1991.13.0002 (1991.13.0002)
42.6 x 13.8 x 10.7 cm (3,393 g)
Location: Africa, West; Nigeria
Period: 1980
Classification: Communication Artifacts : Art

Oba Altar Bust1984.11.0005 (1984.11.0005)
62.2 x 23.8 x 20.9 cm ( g)
Location: Africa, West; Nigeria; Benin City
Period: Colonial; Late 19th – 20th century CE
Classification: Communication Artifacts : Ceremonial Artifacts : Religious Objects

Ceremonial Rattle1984.11.0006 (1984.11.0006)
23.4 x 5.1 x 3.5 cm (210 g)
Location: Africa, West; Nigeria; Benin City?
Period: Colonial; 18th – 19th century
Classification: Communication Artifacts : Ceremonial Artifacts : Religious Objects

Figural Group: King and Attendants1990.10.0196 (1990.10.0196)
15.2 x 14.6 x 11.4 cm (1,509 g)
Location: Africa, West; Ghana
Period: 1970
Classification: Communication Artifacts : Art

Man's Personal Stool1972.07.0017 (1972.07.0017)
37.5 x 41 x 25 cm (5577 g)
Location: Africa, West; Ghana
Period: Colonial; 20th century
Classification: Furnishings : Furniture : Seating Furniture

Chief's Stool1971.08.0011 (1971.08.0011)
50.5 x 34 x 15.2 cm (3,406 g)
Location: Africa, West; Ghana
Period: Colonial; 20th century
Classification: Furnishings : Furniture : Seating Furniture

Crown1990.12.0001 (1990.12.0001)
90.1 x 22.6 x 16.4 cm (1361 g)
Location: Africa, West; Nigeria; Yorubaland
Period: 20th century
Classification: Communication Artifacts : Personal Symbols : Status Symbols

Door1990.10.0016 (1990.10.0016)
128.8 x 65.6 x 2.9 cm (10,000 g)
Location: Africa, West; Cote d’Ivoire
Period: 19th – 20th century CE
Classification: Built Environment Artifacts : Building Components : Door & Window Elements

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