Silver gilt dish with bands of concentric decoration comprising elaborate applied relief motifs and gadrooning, made by Garrard & Co to incorporate in the centre a gold uni-facial Asante star-shaped pendant (akrafokonmu). The inner border of foliate ornament has been specially designed to echo the ornament on the Asante pendant.

An00124818 001 l


Found In
Royal Palace
In Gallery
Made In
London, Asante Region


Acquired In
Related Event
Ashanti War

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