This is a once-in-a-lifetime chance to win a set like this!! You will be purchasing a beautiful and unique antique ASHANTI Gold Weight set w/ Scale, Urn, and pamphlet from the Museum of mankind presenting Ashante gold weights included in this set: 1 Urn with figurines on top and sides w/ lid 36 ASHANTI Gold Weight Figurines - fish, animals, people, shapes, box 1 unique Scale with a beautiful carved wooden case and original gold weights 1 pamphlet from the Museum of Mankind giving a brief history of Ashanti gold weights, how they are cast, and various pictures. Take Note: the bird in the pamphlet is one of these in this set.
This set has survived for many years. The images don't do this combo justice.
We have never seen an original scale with original weights!! Quarter not included (for size comparison).Original owner and history unavailable. The item "Antique African Gold Weights Ashanti Scale Akan Dust Box Urn 38+ piece Rare set" is in sale since Thursday, April 05, 2018. This item is in the category "Antiques\Ethnographic\African\Other African Antiques". The seller is "rarefindsmi" and is located in Plymouth, Michigan. This item can be shipped worldwide.