NIGERIA HAUSA brass bracelet 18th century

$35.00

NIGERIA, HAUSA, bracelet, 18th century, open ring, triangular contour, incised decoration of lines & bull’s eyes, brass, 76mm diameter, 19x14mm cross section, 231.3g, F

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Description

In West Africa the quasi-monetary use of bronze and brass objects as comparative value objects got going in the 16th century.

Over the decades I’ve been selling collectibles my market has been about 97% coins, 2% paper money, 1% everything else.