Eight Brass Akan Goldweights
- Sold for:
- American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 3099B
- Date / Time :
- May 05, 2018 10:00AM
Eight Brass Akan Goldweights, a goat, ht. 1 3/8; a porcupine, 7/8 x 1; a leopard with tortoise, ht. 1 7/8; an elephant, 3/4 x 1 1/8; an antelope, 1 x 1 1/2; a running antelope, ht. 1 3/8; Nyame Dua, ht. 1 1/4; and two birds, lg. 2 in.
Provenance: Newman Collection, New Jersey.
Exhibitions: Asante Goldweights, Montclair Art Museum, Montclair, New Jersey, February-April 1988.
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