Artist Asante, African
Title
  • Chief's Throne
Date 19th century
Medium Wood and gold
Dimensions Overall: 18 5/8 × 31 3/4 × 15 5/8 inches (47.3 × 80.6 × 39.7 cm)
Credit Line Museum Purchase, Friends of African and African American Art
Accession Number 2006.70
Department Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas
On View African N100, Level 1 (see map)
Albert Nuamah (Detroit, Michigan, USA);
2006-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Quarcoopome, Nii. “Akan Leadership and Status Objects.” Bulletin of the DIA 91, 1/4 (2017): p. 32 (fig. 2.5a-b). [cited incorrectly as 2006.76]