Gold Weight in the form of an Axe

Ghana
early to mid-20th century


Object Place: Ghana

Accession Number

2009.5196

Medium or Technique

Bronze, (copper alloy)

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania

Classifications

Sculpture

Provenance

Early 1990s, sold by Christie's, London to George Abrams, Waban, MA; 2009, gift of Abrams to the MFA. (Accession date: January 20, 2010)

Credit Line

Gift of George Abrams in memory of Maida Abrams