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: 1.5 x 1.3 cm
    Object Length/Width: 9/16 x 1/2 in
  • Gift of Mr. and Mrs. H. Kenneth Palmer
  • Not on display
  • 2007.3391.28
Label Text

The rectangular weight has one corner cut off. The raised design on the top surface consists of two horizontal lines in the middle with short vertical lines above and below.

It was possibly an incomplete casting.