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Bead

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Object Number:70-18-1P
Current Location: Africa Galleries
Currently On Display
Culture:Ashanti
Provenience: Ghana
Section:African
Materials:Gold
Length: 1.45 cm
Width: 1.2 cm
Thickness: 0.8 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Leprosarium Kokofu, 1970

Description

Rectangular; concentric circle patterns on faces; corners "herring-bone" grooved.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Magnificent Objects (06 May 2004 - Mar 2005) View Objects in Exhibition
Africa Galleries: From Maker To Museum (16 Nov 2019) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] Quick, Jennifer. 2004. Magnificent Objects from the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology.. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. ed. 1st. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 9View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Article] Crownover, David J. 1973. "Gold Beadsfrom the Gold Coast". Expedition: The Magazine of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Vol. 15. no. 3. pg. 25-29 Actual CitationView Objects related to this Actual Citation

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