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African Art

Counselor’s Staff

early to mid-20th century

Wood and gold leaf

65 × 4 1/2 × 7 1/2 in. (165.1 × 11.4 × 19.1 cm)
Gift of Helen Runnells DuBois, B.A. 1978, in memory of William Wright
2020.41.1
Geography: 
Country Ghana
Status: 
On view*
Culture: 
Asante
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Tools and Equipment
Provenance: 

William Wright Gallery, New York, to late1980s; Helen Runnells DuBois, Washington D.C. from late 1980s; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.