African Akan Cast Brass Gold Weight c.1880
A hard to find African Akan gold weight. A hand cast (lost wax) round spoked disk weight decorated in a traditional Akan style in brass by local gold and silversmiths. The weight is in good condition with a small lead compensation weight on the face side.
Diameter approximately = 58.0cms
Thickness approximately = 2.7cms
Weight approximately = 2.45ozs. or 69gms