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Asante (Ashanti) people South-west region, Ghana
Abramo (gold weight) depicting a long thin fruit (?a plantain) ?the male inflorescence of the oil palm? [No 4: depicting a long thin fruit: from a group of thirteen goldweights] early 20th century? Description: depicting a long thin fruit from a group of 13 goldweights
Place made: Ghana
Materials & Technique: sculptures, metalwork, brass casting (lost wax)
Dimensions: 1.0 h x 6.2 w x 1.2 d cm ; weight 33.44 gm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1984
Accession No: NGA 84.1982.4
Subject: African art