Old African Currency – TETELA / NKUTSHU – DR Congo
The piece is cm. 22,6 high (8.90″). Grams 347,3 (12.25 oz.)
Copper bar with a bulge in the middle, circular section, extremities with punched designs. Produced by the Nkutshu living on the course of the river Lokenic.
For a similar example see:
– “The Perfect Form”, by Roberto Ballarini, page 294.
– “African Currency”, by Adolfo Bartolomucci, page 114.
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