Brass box for gold-dust, rectangular, beaten geometrical design.
- Found/Acquired: Ghana
- Length: 2.7 inches (With lid Af1947,13.56b.)
Brass box, rectantglar, beaten geometrical design, lid with 2 conventional quadrupeds.
56-62. Gold dust boxes of beaten brass.
"Collected by the testator during a long residence in the Gold Coast"
Register 1947: "Collected by the testator during a long residence in the Gold Coast"
Africa, Oceania & the Americas
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Object reference number: EAF4816
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