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Asante (Ashanti) people South-west region, Ghana
Abramo (gold weight) depicting a bird (hornbill?) sitting on a round base [No.6: depicting a bird sitting on a round base: from a group of thirteen goldweights] 19th century? Description: depicting a bird sitting on a round base from a group of 13 goldweights
Place made: Ghana
Materials & Technique: sculptures, metalwork, brass casting (lost wax)
Dimensions: 3.0 h x 2.0 w x 5.2 d cm ; weight 54.29 gm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1984
Accession No: NGA 84.1982.6
Subject: African art