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: 1.9 x 1.5 cm
    Object Length/Width: 3/4 x 9/16 in
  • Gift of Mr. and Mrs. H. Kenneth Palmer
  • Not on display
  • 2007.3391.24
Label Text

The square weight has a raised geometric design consisting of two raised rectangles, one at the top and the other at the bottom, with a raised zigzag in between.