Maker Akan, African
  • Linguist Staff
Date 20th century
Medium Wood, gold leaf and pigment
Dimensions Overall: 64 × 1 1/2 inches (162.6 × 3.8 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Alvin E. Walker
Accession Number 2007.156
Department Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas
On View African N1AA, Level 1 (see map)
Alvin E. Walker (Southfield, Michigan, USA);
2007-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Quarcoopome, Nii. “Akan Leadership and Status Objects.” Bulletin of the DIA 91, 1/4 (2017): p. 43 (fig. 2.22a-b).