Old African Currency – TETELA / NKUTSHU / JONGA – DR Congo
The piece is cm. 51,2 high (20.16″). Grams 1.317,0 (46.46 oz.)
A musical instrument in wrought iron used by various groups in the central area of DR Congo. A ritual instrument, it also had monetary value.
For a similar example see:
– “The Perfect Form”, by Roberto Ballarini, page 293.
– “African Currency”, by Adolfo Bartolomucci, page 102.
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