Akan Asante Gold Dust Spoon #1169

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Description

Gold dust spoons were used by the Akan people in Ghana and other parts of West-Africa. They were used to weigh gold dust which was used for daily transactions before coins and money were invented. 
Provenance: Private collection. F.d.G in NL / Tribal Art Treasures


Specifications

  • Origin: Ghana
  • Excellent condition
  • Ethnic group: Asante/Akan
  • Weight: 9 grams
  • Dimensions: 2.7 x 10.7 cm
  • Amount (in stock): 1
  • Damage: None


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