Currency Large (B)

African Currency, focuses on the wonderful variety of metal objects used in traditional Africa to trade and store wealth. These pieces might be used for major purchases (of land or animals) or to signify a transfer of wealth at major events, such as birth, coming of age, marriage, or death. The most frequent use was as bridewealth, to compensate a family for the loss of a daughter.

SKU: ART-CURRENCY-B Categories: ,


Dimensions :

65cm (H) approx.

15cm (W) x 15cm (D)  base size approx.