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: 1.2 x 0.8 cm
    Object Length/Width: 1/2 x 5/16 in
  • Gift of Mr. and Mrs. H. Kenneth Palmer
  • Not on display
  • 2007.3391.45
Label Text

The very small rectangular weight has a raised design. It has a raised line on one long side with a half circle, two raised lines at one short end, and one raised line at the other short end.