PRODUCING GOLDWEIGHTS THAT INTERPRET CONTEMPORAY PROVERBS IN GHANA
Cire-perdue casting process.
Gold dust and Nuggets as currency.
Preliminary studies indicate that:
Akan goldweights were produced based on Ghanaian proverbs, folk stories and activities .
Creation of Ghanaian proverbs have been ascribed to Ghanaian forefathers.
The current cire-perdue casting has been done by the process that involves pouring of molten metal into moulds.
The current study sought to address the gap by:
•Creating contemporary proverbs to add up to the existing proverbs.