University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Native NameAdakawa
Object Number:AF2398B
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Ashanti
Provenience: Ghana
Section:African
Materials:Brass
Copper Alloy
Iconography:Birds
Credit Line:Purchased from W. O. Oldman, 1912
Other Number:26257 - Other Number

Description

Of bronze, six birds on cover (b). For holding small weights.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

African Gallery (1987 - 1994) View Objects in Exhibition
African Gallery ( Aug 1995) View Objects in Exhibition
African Negro Sculpture (1957 - 1957) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Article] Plass, Margaret, and Coon, Carleton S.. Dec 1957. "African Negro Sculpture: A Walk Through the Gallery". The University Museum Bulletin.. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Vol. 21. no. 4. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 68View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Journal] Wieschhoff, H. A.. The African Collections of The University Museum Vol.: Vol. 11, Nos. 1-2. University Museum Bulletin. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 45View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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