University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:72-34-6
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Ashanti
Provenience: Ghana
Section:African
Materials:Bronze
Iconography:Adze
Length: 3.7 cm
Width: 1.6 cm
Credit Line:Museum Purchase, 1972

Description

Gold weight representing craftmen's tool - Ax. Straight handle with grooves around it. Triangular blade protruding on both sides of handle just below top.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

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

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