University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
25302

View All (1) Object Images


Object Number: 93-9-64
Current Location: Imagine Africa
Currently On Display
Provenience: Ghana
Date Made: 1900-1971
Early Date: 1900
Late Date: 1971
Section:African
Materials:Wood
Leather
Iconography:Gye Nyame
Height: 8.6cm
Width: 6.6cm
Credit Line:Gift of Harvey and Doris Tower, 1993

Description

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 online.collections@pennmuseum.org

© Penn Museum 2016 Sitemap / Contact / Copyright / Disclaimer / Privacy / Upenn