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 Height/Width/Length: 2 x 2.5 x 2.5 cm
    Object Height/Width/Length: 3/4 x 1 x 1 in
  • Gift of Mr. and Mrs. H. Kenneth Palmer
  • On view: Loo Gallery, 401, Cabinet E3
  • 2007.3391.46
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The pyramidal weight has a square base and five levels or steps.