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from the Asante, Ashanti, Akan culture



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

Balance Scale Scoop1992.16.0003 (1992.16.0003)
13.7 x 6.1 x 2.8 cm (40 g)
Location: Africa, West; Ghana
Period: Colonial; Pre – 1908
Classification/Nomenclature: 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/Nomenclature: Science & Technology T&E : Weights & Measures T&E

Reproduction of Gold Dust Box (Ashuti Style)1992.16.0002A (1992.16.0002A)
6.4 x 3.2 x 2.1 cm (15 g)
Location: Africa, West; Ghana
Period: Colonial; Pre – 1908
Classification/Nomenclature: Personal Artifacts : Personal Gear : Personal Carrying & Storage Gear

Weight, Human Form1971.04.0006 (1971.04.0006)
6.6 x 4.2 x 1.7 cm (33.77 g)
Location: Africa, West; Ghana
Period: Nationalist; 1950
Classification/Nomenclature: 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/Nomenclature: Science & Technology T&E : Weights & Measures T&E

Weight, Human Form1971.04.0010 (1971.04.0010)
4 x 2.2 x 2 cm (14.3 g)
Location: Africa, West; Ghana
Period: Nationalist; 1950
Classification/Nomenclature: 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/Nomenclature: Science & Technology T&E : Weights & Measures T&E

Gold Weight1969.05.0006 (1969.05.0006)
2.1 x 1.6 x .4 cm (8.8 g)
Location: Africa, West; Ghana
Period: Nationalist; Mid 20th century
Classification/Nomenclature: Science & Technology T&E : Weights & Measures T&E

Gold Weight1969.05.0007 (1969.05.0007)
1.3 x .7 x .7 cm (5 g)
Location: Africa, West; Ghana
Period: Nationalist; Mid 20th century
Classification/Nomenclature: Science & Technology T&E : Weights & Measures T&E

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/Nomenclature: 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/Nomenclature: 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/Nomenclature: Furnishings : Furniture : Seating Furniture

Reproduction Akua Ba Fertility Doll1970.02.0001 (1970.02.0001)
37.2 x 13.6 x 4.4 cm (300 g)
Location: Africa, West; Ghana
Period: Nationalist; Mid 20th century
Classification/Nomenclature: Communication Artifacts : Personal Symbols : Belief Symbols

Akua Ba Fertility Doll1971.13.0043 (1971.13.0043)
33.1 x 11.2 x 4 cm (213 g)
Location: Africa, West; Ghana
Period: Colonial; Mid 20th century
Classification/Nomenclature: Communication Artifacts : Personal Symbols : Belief Symbols

Akua Ba Fertility Doll1971.13.0044 (1971.13.0044)
31.6 x 10.3 x 5 cm (228 g)
Location: Africa, West; Ghana
Period: Colonial; Mid 20th century
Classification/Nomenclature: Communication Artifacts : Personal Symbols : Belief Symbols

Akua Ba Fertility Doll1995.18.0001 (1995.18.0001)
30.8 x 11.5 x 6.6 cm (420 g)
Location: Africa, West; Ghana
Period: 20th century
Classification/Nomenclature: Communication Artifacts : Personal Symbols : Belief Symbols

Carving: Female Figure1972.07.0005 (1972.07.0005)
6.4 x 4.8 x 4.6 cm (635 g)
Location: Africa, West; Ghana
Period: Colonial; 20th century
Classification/Nomenclature: Communication Artifacts : Art

Decorative Comb1971.08.0013 (1971.08.0013)
16.3 x 6.9 x .5 cm (1 g)
Location: Africa, West; Ghana
Period: Colonial; 1900 – 1971
Classification/Nomenclature: Personal Artifacts : Adornment : Hair Adornments

Funerary Effigy1972.07.0006 (1972.07.0006)
30 x 15 x 14.2 cm (2202 g)
Location: Africa, West; Ghana
Period: Colonial; 19th century
Classification/Nomenclature: Communication Artifacts : Ceremonial Artifacts : Funerary Objects

Sculpture: Funerary Figure1972.07.0010A (1972.07.0010A)
56.5 x 28.3 x 18.5 cm (6226 g)
Location: Africa, West; Ghana
Period: Colonial; 19th century
Classification/Nomenclature: Communication Artifacts : Ceremonial Artifacts : Funerary Objects

Funerary Effigy1972.07.0004 (1972.07.0004)
16.2 x 14.8 x 12 cm (821 g)
Location: Africa, West; Ghana
Period: Colonial; 20th century
Classification/Nomenclature: Communication Artifacts : Ceremonial Artifacts : Funerary Objects

Funerary Effigy1972.07.0022 (1972.07.0022)
15.4 x 15.4 x 12 cm (717 g)
Location: Africa, West; Ghana
Period: Colonial; 20th century
Classification/Nomenclature: Communication Artifacts : Ceremonial Artifacts : Funerary Objects

Funerary Effigy1972.07.0023 (1972.07.0023)
19.9 x 17 x 14.5 cm (1383 g)
Location: Africa, West; Ghana
Period: Colonial; 20th century
Classification/Nomenclature: Communication Artifacts : Ceremonial Artifacts : Funerary Objects

Kente Cloth Loom Reed1976.07.0001 (1976.07.0001)
14 x 12.5 x 4.3 cm (208 g)
Location: Africa, West; Ghana; Bonwire
Period: Colonial; 1970 - 1976 CE
Classification/Nomenclature: Materials T&E : Textileworking T&E : Textile Manufacturing Equipment

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