Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • unknown Asante maker
  • weight, late 1800s–early 1900s
  • Where object was made: Ghana
  • brass, lead
  • Object Length/Width: 2.5 x 1.3 cm
    Object Length/Width: 1 x 1/2 in
  • Gift of Mr. and Mrs. H. Kenneth Palmer
  • Not on display
  • 2007.3391.31
Label Text

The rectangular weight has a raised net-like pattern of diamonds, some are filled with lead.