Akan gold weights by unknown

Akan gold weights

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  • 280gsm thick fine art print paper
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We use a 280gsm fine art paper and premium branded inks to create the perfect reproduction.

Our expertise and use of high-quality materials means that our print colours are independently verified to last between 100 and 200 years.

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All products are printed in the UK, using the latest digital presses and a giclée printmaking process.

We only use premium branded inks, and colours are independently verified to last between 100 and 200 years.

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We print everything to order so delivery times may vary but all unframed prints are despatched within 2-4 days via courier or recorded mail.

Delivery to the UK is £5 for an unframed print of any size.

We will happily replace your order if everything isn’t 100% perfect.

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Akan gold weights

Akan gold weight in the shape of a cannon. The Akan are a group of related peoples who live in central and southern Ghana and the eastern part of the Ivory Coast. From the late 14th century, when they imported the technique of metal casting from North Africa, the Akan people of central and southern Ghana developed a system of weights for measuring gold dust, which was their main currency.

  • Image reference: F5746

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