University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:93-9-64
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Ghana
Date Made: 1900-1971
Early Date: 1900
Late Date: 1971
Iconography:Gye Nyame
Height: 8.6 cm
Width: 6.6 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Harvey and Doris Tower, 1993


Adinkra symbol stamp. Cut piece of wood with design incised on bottom (stylized), attached to four wood lengths tied at top to form handle. Design name: Gye Nyame.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Imagine Africa with the Penn Museum (18 Sep 2011) View Objects in Exhibition

You may also be interested in these objects:

See a problem? Let us know

© Penn Museum 2018 Sitemap | Contact | Copyright | Disclaimer | Privacy |