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Akan Leadership Arts

by Doran Ross
Formerly Fowler Museum, UCLA

Silver stool of Asante, Mampong, AsanteGhana, 1976. Photo by Doran H. Ross.


The large silver bowl, now considered a kuduo, was a gift from Queen Elizabeth to the state of Mampong at her coronation in 1952.