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The Akan of Ghana, their ancient beliefs

Author:
Meyerowitz, Eva L. R (Eva Lewin Richter) 1899-1994  Search this
Physical description:
164 p. illus., ports., map. 26 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1958
[1958]
Topic:
Religion  Search this
Call number:
BL2480.A4M4X 1958
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_253532

Linguist's staff finial, Ghana, Akan, 20th century

Author:
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Date:
1988
Topic:
Akan linguist staffs  Search this
Call number:
N7380.5 .S52 1988
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_550935

Euro-African commerce and social chaos : Akan societies in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries Kwasi Konadu

Author:
Konadu, Kwasi  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Ghana
Date:
2009
Topic:
History  Search this
Colonization  Search this
Commerce  Search this
Call number:
DT19 .H673
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1000899

Fetu Afahye

Author:
Blankson, Samuel  Search this
Physical description:
40 p. illus. 22 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Ghana
Cape Coast
Cape Coast (Ghana)
Date:
1973
Topic:
Rites and ceremonies  Search this
Festivals  Search this
Social life and customs  Search this
Call number:
DT510.43.A53B55X 1973
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_284860

Some Akan fables / by A. K. Awuah Asamoah

Author:
Awuah Asamoah, A. K  Search this
Physical description:
68 p. : ill. ; 18 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Ghana
Date:
1975, 1977 printing
Topic:
Fables, African  Search this
Akan literature  Search this
Call number:
PN989.G4 A96 1975
PN989.G4A96 1975
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_344273

A brief introduction to the similarity of selected oral art forms of the Hebrew-Christian and Akan traditions

Author:
Schirmer, Carolyn B  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Physical description:
12 p
Type:
Books
Place:
Ghana
Date:
1975
Topic:
Folklore  Search this
Oral tradition  Search this
Call number:
VF-- Folklore
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_555887

La festa degli ignami

Author:
Galli, Silvano 1939-  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Côte d'Ivoire
Date:
1999
Topic:
Yam festivals  Search this
Akan yam festivals  Search this
Call number:
DT1 .A43
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_678717

Mondes akan : identité et pouvoir en Afrique occidentale = Akan worlds : identity and power in West Africa / sous la direction de Pierluigi Valsecchi & Fabio Viti

Title:
Akan worlds
Author:
Valsecchi, Pierluigi 1956-  Search this
Viti, Fabio  Search this
Physical description:
361 p. : ill. ; 22 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1999
Topic:
Politics and government  Search this
Ethnic identity  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_680754

Ancestor or creator god? : a review of Danquah's "Akan doctrine of God"

Author:
Sawyerr, Harry  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Subject:
Danquah, J. B (Joseph Boakye) Akan doctrine of God  Search this
Type:
Articles
Date:
1972
Topic:
Religion  Search this
Gods, Akan  Search this
Call number:
DT1 .I61 1967
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_685471

Expressed art / Kofi Antubam

Author:
Antubam, Kofi  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Books
Place:
Ghana
Date:
1963
Topic:
Art, Ghanaian  Search this
Symbols  Search this
Art, Akan  Search this
Akua'ba  Search this
Akan symbolism  Search this
Call number:
DT510.4 .A6X 1963
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_697730

Archaeology, technology and Akan civilization

Author:
Posnansky, Merrick  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Ghana
Begho Site (Ghana)
Date:
1975
Topic:
Civilization  Search this
Ethnoarchaeology  Search this
Pottery  Search this
Metal-work  Search this
Architecture, Akan  Search this
Vernacular architecture  Search this
Call number:
DT1 .J8585
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_795872

Two Akan gold ornaments from the wreck of the Whydah / Martha Ehrlich

Author:
Ehrlich, Martha J (Martha Judith) 1940-  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Subject:
Whidah (Ship)  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Ghana
Date:
2012
Topic:
Akan gold jewelry  Search this
Goldwork, Akan  Search this
Lost-wax process  Search this
Call number:
N1 .A258
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_980889

[Akan state objects] / Doran H. Ross

Author:
Ross, Doran H  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Date:
2011
Topic:
Akan ceremonial swords  Search this
Akan stools  Search this
Call number:
N7380 .A53 2011
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_981335

Dance-drumming of the Akans Paschal Yao Younge

Author:
Younge, Paschal Yao  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Ghana
Ashanti Region
Date:
2011
Topic:
Music  Search this
Akan musical instruments  Search this
Akan drums (Membranophones)  Search this
Akan performance  Search this
Music and dance  Search this
Call number:
ML3760 .Y68 2011
Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1003825

Catalogue / Betsy D. Quick and Doran H. Ross

Author:
Quick, Betsy D  Search this
Ross, Doran H  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Subject:
Fowler Museum at UCLA  Search this
Type:
Articles
Catalogs
Place:
California
Los Angeles
Date:
1983
Topic:
Art, Akan  Search this
African art collections  Search this
Kente cloth  Search this
Call number:
N7399.G5 A31
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_556558

Assongu : an Ivory Coast terracotta tradition

Author:
Soppelsa, Robert T. 1946-  Search this
Physical description:
[15] leaves : map
Type:
Books
Place:
Côte d'Ivoire
Date:
1981
Topic:
Terra-cotta figurines  Search this
Terra-cotta figurines, Akan  Search this
Akan terracottas  Search this
Akan funerary sculpture  Search this
Call number:
VF-- Art, Côte d'Ivoire
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_669979

The heraldic lion in Akan art : a study of motif assimilation in southern Ghana

Author:
Ross, Doran H  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Date:
1981
Topic:
Lions in African art  Search this
Akan motifs  Search this
Akan iconography  Search this
Art, Akan--Western influences  Search this
Asante staff finials  Search this
Call number:
AP1 .N55
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_685399

Brass gold-weight

Donor Name:
Charles C. Roberts  Search this
Culture:
Ashanti  Search this
Akan  Search this
Object Type:
Weight
Place:
Ghana, Africa
Accession Date:
1930-Jun-21
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
110352
USNM Number:
E349082-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8402995
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Brass gold-weight

Donor Name:
Charles C. Roberts  Search this
Culture:
Ashanti  Search this
Akan  Search this
Object Type:
Weight
Place:
Ghana, Africa
Accession Date:
1938-Mar-31
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
147262
USNM Number:
E379002-0
See more items in:
Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8415242
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Brass gold-weight

Donor Name:
Charles C. Roberts  Search this
Culture:
Ashanti  Search this
Akan  Search this
Object Type:
Weight
Place:
Ghana, Africa
Accession Date:
1938-Mar-31
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
147262
USNM Number:
E379006-0
See more items in:
Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8415246
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