University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:93-9-22
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Ghana
Date Made: 1900-1971
Early Date: 1900
Late Date: 1971
Section:African
Materials:Black dye
Wood
Iconography:Dwennimen
Height: 10.7 cm
Width: 6.5 cm
Thickness: 5 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Harvey and Doris Tower, 1993

Description

Adinkra symbol stamp. Handle connected to stamp w/ eight stick supports. Stamp design diamond in middle, spirals on edges. Design name: Dwennimmen.


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