Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Asante peoples
  • weight, late 1800s–early 1900s
  • Where object was made: Ghana
  • brass
  • Object Length/Width: 1.7 x 1.4 cm
    Object Length/Width: 5/8 x 1/2 in
  • Gift of Mr. and Mrs. H. Kenneth Palmer
  • Not on display
  • 2007.3391.07
Label Text

The pyramidal weight has a rectangular bottom. The top of the pyramid has two grooves and three ridges on the long axis.