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Coiled Manilla Currency - Igbo people, Nigeria

Price: $750.00





Title: Coiled Manilla

Material: Copper

People: Igbo

Country: Nigeria

Description: Made from a thick copper rod and wound
into a coil, these copper forms were worn as anklets
and armlets. They were also used as currency in major
transactions. These imressive pieces are becoming
increasingly sought after. This coiled manilla has
developed a naturally-gorgeous patina over time.

Included is a custom-built metal stand.

Coil dimensions: 8" height x 3 1/2" diameter
Coil on stand dimensions: 9" height x 3 1/2" width x 3 1/2" depth

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