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Asante (Ashanti) people Asante kingdom, south-west region, Ghana
Abramo (gold weight) depicting a man charming a snake [No.10: depicting a man charming a snake: from a group of thirteen goldweights] late 19th or early 20th century Description: depicting a man charming a snake from a group of 13 goldweights
Place made: Ghana
Materials & Technique: sculptures, metalwork, brass casting (lost wax)
Dimensions: 5.0 h x 2.0 w x 2.6 d cm ; weight 22.89 gm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1984
Accession No: NGA 84.1982.10
Subject: African art