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Asante (Ashanti) people Asante kingdom, south-west region, Ghana
Abramo (gold weight) depicting a bird caught in a snare late 19th or early 20th century Description: from a group of 13 goldweights
Place made: Ghana
Materials & Technique: sculptures, metalwork, brass casting (lost wax)
Dimensions: 1.6 h x 1.4 w x 3.8 d cm ; weight 10.83 gm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1984
Accession No: NGA 84.1982.12
Subject: African art