Knife (currency) - ROM2019_17314_43

ROM2019_17314_43

Knife (currency)

Maker: Unidentified Kuba maker
Medium:Metal
Geography: Democratic Republic of the Congo
Date: late 19th century
Dimensions:
40 x 10.7 cm
Object number: HA1056
Not on view
DescriptionKnife with elaborate copper blade and handle used as currency and for ceremonial occasions.
Collection:
Global Africa
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