Leg ring - Bronze - Fang - Gabon

Description
Leg ring - Bronze - Fang - Gabon
2nd half 19th century - As new - unused

Was used by the Fang. It was put around the legs with cloths in between. It was cast flat then hammered around the leg. Good condition.

Was also used as a method of payment

7 cm high x 11 cm diameter 780 g.

Lot details
Object
Leg ring
Ethnic group/ culture
Fang
Region/ country
Gabon
Material
Bronze
Period
2nd half 19th century
Condition
As new - unused
Sold with stand
No
Dimensions
7×11×11 cm
Weight
780 g
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