University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:77-9-14
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Ashanti
Provenience: Ghana
Section:African
Materials:Bronze
Leather
Iconography:Leopard
Credit Line:Gift of William Kohler, 1977

Description

Animal pendant of cast bronze, on a knotted leather strap, probably a leopard. Spiral circular designs covering sides of body and top of tail. Holding a round object to mouth, eating. Left ear broken and worn smooth.


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