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Goldweight [Bird]

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Artist Unknown (Akan)

Date

19th-20th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Metalwork | Brass
Size: 1 1/8 x 1/2 x 11/16 in. (2.86 x 1.27 x 1.75 cm)
Creation Place: Africa, Ghana
Culture: Akan, Africa, Ghana
Style: 19th-20th century
Inscriptions: Sticker; Inscription Sticker on bottom '358' white paint on neck '358'
Physical Description: neck bent backwards; beak to top of back
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The William Hood Dunwoody Fund
Accession Number: 98.1.16
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009