Currency (1) - Black iron - djorum - North Nigeria

Description
Currency (1) - Black iron - djorum - North Nigeria
2nd half 20th century - Good

Djoru Primitive Currency in black iron - Mumuye - Nigeria
Beautiful Djoru currency in black iron. For centuries, peoples bartered to exchange goods.
There are also the dowries used between the
Koma, the Chamba, the Mumuye and the Toula populations, to facilitate things between them, in northern Nigeria.

Lot details
Total nr of items
1
Object
Currency
Indigenous object name
djorum
Region/ country
North Nigeria
Material
Black iron
Period
2nd half 20th century
Condition
Good
Sold with stand
No
Dimensions
9×10×9 cm
Weight
56 g
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