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Akan Peoples of Western Africa

African Art, Western Africa, Akan Peoples

Works of Art (6)

Akuaba Figure, 19th–20th century, Akan peoples; Ghana, Wood, beads, string (1979.206.75)
Linguist Staff (Oykeame), 19th–20th century, Ghana; Akan, Asante, Gold foil, wood, nails (1986.475a-c)
Memorial Head, 17th century, Ghana; Akan, Twifo region, Hemang city, Terracotta, roots, quartz fragments (1978.412.563)
Memorial Head, 19th–20th century, Côte d'Ivoire; Akan, Anyi subgroup, Terracotta (1978.412.394)
Seated Male Figure, 19th–20th century, Ghana; Akan, Wood, kaolin (1980.429)
Textile Wrapper, 20th century, Ghana; Akan, Rayon, cotton (1993.384.2)