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Bibliography of goldweights / Timothy Garrard

Author:
Garrard, Timothy F  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Physical description:
10 p
Type:
Bibliography
Date:
1986
Topic:
Goldweights  Search this
Call number:
VF-- Metalwork, Metallurgy -- West Africa
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_599073

Ashanti gold weights / Lilian Ehsanullah

Author:
Ehsanullah, Lilian  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Books
Date:
1964
Topic:
Goldweights, Ashanti  Search this
Call number:
QL195.N5 A15x
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_685091

Ashanti figures for weighing gold = Ashanti beeldjies om goud mee te weeg / L. Schulze

Title:
Ashanti beeldjies om goud mee te weeg
Author:
Schulze, Lieselotte  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Date:
1962
Topic:
Goldweights, Ashanti  Search this
Call number:
Q105.S62 P94
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_664702

Ashante casting comes to the United States

Author:
Werger, Paulette J  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Subject:
Fröhlich, Max  Search this
Physical description:
p. 30-35 : ill
Type:
Books
Place:
Ghana
Kumasi
Date:
1992
Topic:
Asante brasses  Search this
Lost-wax process  Search this
Art metal-work, Ashanti--Technique  Search this
Goldweights, Akan--Technique  Search this
Call number:
VF-- Metalwork, Metallurgy--West Africa
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_669770

Les representations humaines des jetons du jeu de l'Abia

Author:
Laroche, Claude  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Cameroon
Date:
1988
Topic:
Beti gaming counters  Search this
Abia (Rite)  Search this
Games  Search this
Call number:
GN1 .E833
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_557796

Ashanti gold weights in the National Museum

Author:
Kjersmeier, Carl 1889-1961  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Subject:
Nationalmuseet (Denmark) Etnografisk samling  Search this
Type:
Catalogs
Date:
1941
Topic:
Goldweights, Ashanti  Search this
Call number:
GN301 .C782
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_754636

Spoon

Object Name:
saawa
Maker:
Akan artist  Search this
Medium:
Copper alloy
Dimensions:
L x W x D: 16.4 x 4.9 x 2cm (6 7/16 x 1 15/16 x 13/16in.)
Type:
Tool and Equipment
Geography:
Ghana
Côte d'Ivoire
Date:
18th-late 19th century
Topic:
geometric motif  Search this
Trade  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Robert Bevill, Mr. and Mrs. Alan Bresler and Mr. and Mrs. Gilbert Schulman
Object number:
75-22-11
See more items in:
National Museum of African Art Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_75-22-11

Pottery and stone goldweights from Ghana / by Timothy F. Garrard

Author:
Garrard, Timothy F  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Physical description:
pages 60-68
Type:
Books
Place:
Ghana
Date:
1975
Topic:
Goldweights, Akan  Search this
Stone weights (Scale components)  Search this
Pottery weights (Scale components)  Search this
Counterweights  Search this
Weights and measures--History  Search this
Call number:
VF-- Ghana
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1101285

Akan goldweights from the Bonnefoy collection / by Timothy F. Garrard ; with Asante proverbs supplied by Peggy Appiah

Author:
Garrard, Timothy F.  Search this
Contributor:
Appiah, Peggy  Search this
Subject:
Bonnefoy, Maurice Art collections  Search this
Physical description:
1 volume (paging varies) ; 28 cm
Type:
Catalogs
Place:
Ghana
Date:
1986
Topic:
Goldweights, Akan  Search this
Goldweights, Akan--Private collections  Search this
Weights and measures  Search this
Animals in art  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_942380

Catalogue : [the power of gold]

Author:
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Ghana
Date:
2018
Topic:
Goldwork, Ashanti  Search this
Goldweights, Akan  Search this
Kuduo  Search this
Asante stools  Search this
Akrafokonmu  Search this
Asante linguistic staffs  Search this
Asante headgear  Search this
Jewelry  Search this
Gold jewelry  Search this
Kente cloth  Search this
Art, Ashanti  Search this
Call number:
N7399.G5 P57 2018
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1103779

Les poids à peser l'or, memoire des peuples akan / G. Niangoran-Bouah

Author:
Niangoran-Bouah, G (Georges) 1935-  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Date:
1982
Topic:
Goldweights, Akan  Search this
Call number:
DT470 .B172
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_529814

Ashanti goldweights / by Margaret Turner

Author:
Turner, Margaret  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Physical description:
pages 6-7, 15
Type:
Books
Date:
1988
Topic:
Goldweights, Ashanti  Search this
Call number:
VF-- Art, Asante
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1101323

Timothy Garrard photographic collection

Photographer:
Garrard, Timothy F.  Search this
Names:
Poro (Society)  Search this
Extent:
25,000 items
negatives (color , 35mm)
photographic prints (color , 4 x 6 inches)
Container:
Item 25000
Culture:
Senufo (African people)  Search this
Baule (African people)  Search this
Akan (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Photographic prints
Negatives
Color photographs
Place:
Africa
Mali
Côte d'Ivoire
Ghana
Burkina Faso
Date:
1980-2002
Summary:
The collection consists of approximately 25,000 images (negatives and prints) taken by the late Dr. Timothy Garrard (1943-2007). Some images were taken in Ghana, Mali and Burkina Faso between 1980-1990, but the majority were taken in Cote d'Ivoire from 1983-2002. Subjects depicted include natural and cultural landscapes, the Senufo Poro society, and the Akan, Baule and Senufo peoples.
Arrangement note:
Negatives are arranged by binder and reflects the original order established by the photographer.
Biographical/Historical note:
Dr. Timothy F. Garrard (1943-2007) was a British lawyer and archaeologist who lived and worked most of his adult life in West Africa, including Ghana and Cote d'Ivoire. He is known for his scholarly work on the gold trade, and in particular, his study of goldweights, the bronze castings used for weighing gold dust, the original currency of the region.
General note:
Title provided by EEPA staff.
Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Goldweights  Search this
Natural landscapes  Search this
Cultural landscapes  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographic prints
Negatives
Color photographs
Citation:
Timothy Garrard photographic collection, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.2009-013
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-eepa-2009-013

Akan brass works : the problem of terminologies and use / Kwame Amoah Labi

Author:
Labi, Kwame Amoah  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Date:
2008
Topic:
Goldweights, Akan  Search this
Art metal-work, Akan  Search this
Kuduo  Search this
Akan brass containers  Search this
Call number:
NK7889.6.G5 L33 2008
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1097757

Materials, technology of production and uses of goldweights / J. Boachie-Ansah

Author:
Boachie-Ansah, J. 1950-  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Ghana
Date:
2008
Topic:
Goldweights, Akan  Search this
Lost-wax process  Search this
Akan balances (Scales)  Search this
Scales (Weighing instruments)  Search this
Call number:
NK7889.6.G5 L33 2008
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1097758

Assembling the collection in Germany / Kwame Amoah Labi

Author:
Labi, Kwame Amoah  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Subject:
Rottger, Dieter Art collections  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Germany
Ghana
Date:
2008
Topic:
Goldweights, Akan--Private collections  Search this
Collecting African art  Search this
Call number:
NK7889.6.G5 L33 2008
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1097760

Variety in Akan brass works / Kwame Amoah Labi

Author:
Labi, Kwame Amoah  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Date:
2008
Topic:
Goldweights, Akan  Search this
Brasswork, Akan  Search this
Akan motifs  Search this
Art metal-work, Akan  Search this
Call number:
NK7889.6.G5 L33 2008
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1097761

African Goldweights: Miniature Sculptures from Ghana 1400-1900

Author:
Dumouchelle, Kevin D.  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
2012
Topic:
Art, African  Search this
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_144404

City of Gold 043 1971

Creator:
Linker, Hal 1916  Search this
Physical description:
reference 1 DVD (23 minutes) sound color DVD
master 1 videocassette (23 minutes) sound color BetacamSP
archival original 1 video reel (23 minutes) sound color 2 inch
Type:
Television programs
Travelogs
Place:
Africa
Johannesburg (South Africa)
South Africa
Date:
1971
Topic:
Gold miners  Search this
Gold mines and mining  Search this
Goldweights  Search this
Dance--dance performance  Search this
Instruments--musical instruments  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 2002.16.34
Restrictions & Rights:
OK:0 Information on reproduction and fees available from Human Studies Film Archives
See more items in:
Hal Linker Film and Video Collection, ca. 1955-1985
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_299244

The Akan gold weights collection at the DIA / Nii O. Quarcoopome

Author:
Quarcoopome, Nii  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Date:
2017
Topic:
Goldweights, Akan  Search this
Akan spoons  Search this
Kuduo  Search this
Call number:
N560 .A45
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1089772

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