Sculpture - Black iron - Matakan - Nigeria

Description
Sculpture - Black iron - Matakan - Nigeria
Fair condition, used with visible signs of wear

Two objects of Iron currency from the Matakan people, Northern Nigeria, called "primitive money", in high abstract shape; oxidised patina.

Height: 56 cm / 48 cm
Weight: 1 kg / 710 g

Lot details
Object
Sculpture
Ethnic group/ culture
Matakan
Region/ country
Nigeria
Material
Black iron
Condition
Fair condition, used with visible signs of wear
Sold with stand
No
Dimensions
56×0×0 cm
Weight
1.7 kg
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