AFRICAN CURRENCY GONGS FROM CONGO, NKUTSHA CULTURE 19TH C

Iron currencies were shaped by blacksmiths of the Nktushu people of the greater Congo region. Forged of iron and used for ceremonial events but infrequent transactions. though no longer used, this sculpted shaping of functional forms represents the blending of art and commerce. . 

21" H X9" W x 5" D

$2000.00 for the pair