African Currency – CHAMBA – Donga Region, Nigeria

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African Currency – CHAMBA – Donga Region, Nigeria

Iron. 19th century. Cm. 27,0 high x 14,5 width (10.63 x 5.71 Inches); grams 502,0 (17.71 oz.).

Currency with a large hoe-shaped quadrangular tip and a vey curved, tub-like profile. For similar examples and more informations see:

  • “The Perfect Form”, by Roberto Ballarini, page 166;
  • “African Currency”, by Adolfo Bartolomucci, page 69.

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