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His Majesty Otumfuo Osei Tuto II, king of the Asante people of Ghana, is making his first visit to Boston this week.

African king, in all his finery, brings MFA exhibit to life

By Catherine Foster
Globe Staff / November 2, 2005

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To walk into a room filled with members of a Ghanian royal entourage is to be blinded by the brilliance of their regalia. First there are the rings, enormous gold ones that are like miniature crowns, on the fingers of His Majesty Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, king of the Asante people of Ghana, and his retinue. The yellows and greens ... (Full article: 770 words)

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