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: 1.2 x 1.2 cm
    Object Length/Width: 1/2 x 1/2 in
  • Gift of Mr. and Mrs. H. Kenneth Palmer
  • On view: Loo Gallery, 401, Cabinet E3
  • 2007.3391.51
Label Text

The square weight has a raised swastika design. The spaces between the arms are filled with lead.