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Gold-weight in the shape of a square base with two crossed lines, each with a set of two smaller parallel lines branching outward. 
Akan (Akan (culture or style))
Gold-weight
1900 – 1985
Gift of Dr. James and Vivian Curtis
1997/1.384
Gold-weight in the shape of a square base with two raised, crossed lines each with a set of two smaller parallel lines branching outward. 
Akan (Akan (culture or style))
Gold-weight
1900 – 1985
Gift of Dr. James and Vivian Curtis
1997/1.402
Gold-weight in the shape of a curved line, wider at one end, with raised sections along the shaft. The narrow end is topped with a cap with a rounded point. The wider end has three round protrusions with horizontal incisions. 
Akan (Akan (culture or style))
Gold-weight
20th century
Gift of Dr. James and Vivian Curtis
1997/1.460
Gold-weight in the shape of a curved rod with an incised knob at the narrow end and three notched arches at the wider end.
Akan (Akan (culture or style))
Gold-weight
1900 – 1985
Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Milford Golden
1986/2.130
Gold-weight in the shape of a narrow rod with a rounded top, attached to a triangular piece inserted in a cylinder. 
Akan (Akan (culture or style))
Gold-weight
20th century
Gift of Dr. James and Vivian Curtis
1997/1.461
Gold-weight in the shape of an undulating line with incised knobs at both ends and across the middle. 
Akan (Akan (culture or style))
Gold-weight
1900 – 1985
Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Milford Golden
1986/2.133
Brass vessel cast in a rounded bowl form. A small loop near the vessel's lip may have served as an attachment point for a hinged lid. The vessel has various geometric and curvilinear designs across the body. 
Akan (Akan (culture or style))
Vessel
20th century
Gift of Dr. Daniel and Sandra Mato
2003/2.33
This work is a terracotta head with an asymmetrical face. The chin is small as are the mouth and nose. The eyes appear to be closed and the left eye is lower than the other. The left ear is also lower on the head than the right ear. The forehead is large and rectangular, ending in a hairstyle formed by small, round knobs. 
Akan (Akan (culture or style))
Commemorative Head
20th century
Gift of Dr. Daniel and Sandra Mato
2003/2.52
Gold-weight in the shape of a man with a large head, tilted slightly backwards, on a thick, heavy neck, and topped by an object in the shape of a ball; the face has protruding eyes and nose, and the mouth holds a snake-like animal above a small rectangular protrusion. The figure holds a short stick under the left arm and has two small round objects in the hands, as well as a rectangular protrusion around and below the waist. 
Akan (Akan (culture or style))
Gold-weight
1900 – 1985
Museum purchase made possible by the Betty J. Lockett Memorial Fund
1985/2.42
Gold-weight in the shape of a flat, circular base with a spiral design attached to a thin, cylindrical handle. Where the circular base attaches to handle, there is a semi-circular overlap with horizontal grooves. 
Akan (Akan (culture or style))
Gold-weight
1900 – 1985
Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Milford Golden
1986/2.129
Gold-weight in the shape of a square base with two spirals on either side of a central raised line and edged teeth along two sides. 
Akan (Akan (culture or style))
Gold-weight
1900 – 1985
Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Milford Golden
1986/2.136
Gold-weight in the shape of a flat square with a central double 'X' form and eight raised notches along two sides. 
Akan (Akan (culture or style))
Gold-weight
1900 – 1985
Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Milford Golden
1986/2.137
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