Artist Asante, African
  • Soul Washers Badge
Date 20th century
Medium Hammered gold
Dimensions Overall: 5/16 × 4 7/8 inches (0.8 × 12.4 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase with funds from Margaret H. Demant
Accession Number 1990.19
Department Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas
On View African: Fit for a King, Level 1 (see map)
(Donald Morris Gallery, Inc., Birmingham, Michigan, USA);
1990-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
African Masterworks In The Detroit Institute of Arts. Washington and London: The Detroit Institute of Arts and Smithsonian Institution Press, 1995, cat. no. 23.

Bulletin of the DIA 66, no. 2/3, 1990, p 47, fig 16, (ill).

Quarcoopome, Nii. “Akan Leadership and Status Objects.” Bulletin of the DIA 91, 1/4 (2017): p. 44 (fig. 2.24).