Old African Currency – FALI / TANGA – Northern Cameroon
Iron. Early to mid 20th century. Cm. 39,0 high x 13,5 width (15.35 x 5.31 Inches); gr. 198,0 (6.98 oz.).
Made of metal strips serpentine inthe middle and a hook on the upper part. The lower part ended with a long tip.
These examples were made by the Tanga.
For similar examples and more informations see:
– “The Perfect Form”, by Roberto Ballarini page 210.
– “African Currency”, by Adolfo Bartolomucci, page 54.
- Additional information