Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Gold Weight: Fish

Date:
19th–20th century
Geography:
Ghana
Culture:
Asante
Medium:
Brass
Dimensions:
H. 3 1/4 x W. 5 11/16 in. (8.3 x 14.5 cm)
Classification:
Metal-Implements
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Gift of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1969
Accession Number:
1978.412.567
Not on view
[Henri Kamer, New York and Paris, until 1968]; Nelson A. Rockefeller, New York, on loan to The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1968–1969; The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1969–1978

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Art of Oceania, Africa, and the Americas from the Museum of Primitive Art. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1969, no. 350.

Newton, Douglas. Masterpieces of Primitive Art: The Nelson A. Rockefeller Collection. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1978, p. 207.



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