University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 77-9-18
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Ashanti
Provenience: Ghana
Section:African
Materials:Bronze
Iconography:Turtle
Credit Line:Gift of William Kohler, 1977

Description

Turtle ornament, cast bronze. Concentric circles radiating out from center. Eight lines running from center to edge. Small diamond-shaped head with two bulging eyes. Circular hook underneath for hanging.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

African Gallery (1987 - 1994)View Objects in Exhibition

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