Primitive Cash (5) - Copper - Handa - Katanga - DR Congo

Description
Primitive Cash (5) - Copper - Handa - Katanga - DR Congo
14th century - Good condition, used with some signs of wear

The Handa date from the 14th century.

They were found in just about all the graves of this time.

The crosses, were small to very small and always had the form of an H.

All were out of copper.

They belong in every collection of primitive money.

Lot details
Total nr of items
5
Object
Primitive Cash
Indigenous object name
Handa
Ethnic group/ culture
Katanga
Region/ country
DR Congo
Material
Copper
Period
14th century
Condition
Good condition, used with some signs of wear
Sold with stand
No
Dimensions
28×23×5 mm
Weight
32 g
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