Set of 16 gold measuring cups - Akan culture, Ghana - First half of the 20th century

20th century
Tribal Art
From: 93400, Saint-Ouen, France

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    Set of 16 gold measuring sticks
    Akan culture, Ghana
    First half of the 20th century
    Bronze and copper
    H. 1,5 ; L.: 1,5 cm (for the highest)

    These small bronzes representing geometric and architectural forms were used to weigh gold powder and also had the esoteric power to enrich the family treasure called the dja.

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    Ref: U669YSCRR3

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    Location 93400, Saint-Ouen, France

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