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Asante (Ashanti) people south-west region, Tano river, Ghana
Kuduo: container for gold dust and valuables [Box for gold dust (kuduo box), with hinged lid with leopard attacking a horned beast] 18th century? Description: Box for gold dust (kuduo box), with hinged lid with leopard attacking a horned beast
Place made: Ghana
Materials & Technique: sculptures, metalwork, copper alloy lost wax metalwork, hammered work
Dimensions: 28.6 h x 19.0 w x 21.0 d cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1976
Accession No: NGA 76.1324
Subject: African art
Provenance:
  • Alan Brandt Inc., New York