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
- Amazing Ring on a base
- Ethnic group/ culture
- Region/ country
- African bronze
- 1st half 20th century
- Sold with stand
- 7.5×0×0 cm