Artist Asante, African
Title
  • Chief's Ring
Date between 1900 and 1950
Medium Gold, cire perdue
Dimensions Overall: 1 5/16 × 1 3/16 × 1 9/16 inches (3.3 × 3 × 4 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, Eleanor Clay Ford Fund for African Art
Accession Number 78.18
Department Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas
Not On View
(Karl Heinz Krieg);
1978-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Quarcoopome, Nii. “Akan Leadership and Status Objects,” Bulletin of the DIA 91, no. 1-4 (2017): p. 36 (fig. 2.12).