Amazing Ring on a base - African bronze - Asante - Ghana

Description
Amazing Ring on a base - African bronze - Asante - Ghana
1st half 20th century - Excellent

Asante bronze ring, from Ghana.
Representation of a pistol and a fly hunt, surrounding an Akan stool. All those are symbol of power in the Akan group.
Such items were the property of elders, and could be seen in traditional festivities.
Beautiful light gold patina. Very thin details.
The custom base visible on the pictures is part of the transaction.

No reserve price.

Total height on the base : 8 cm
Inside diameter of the ring : 1.9 x 1.8 cm

Lot details
Object
Amazing Ring on a base
Ethnic group/ culture
Asante
Region/ country
Ghana
Material
African bronze
Period
1st half 20th century
Condition
Excellent
Sold with stand
Yes
Dimensions
7.5×0×0 cm
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