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Tribal, Jewelry, Art, Coins, and Asian

Sat, Sep 16, 2023 01:00PM EDT
Lot 221

African Currency Objects and more

Estimate: $600 - $900

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $25
$500 $50
$1,000 $100
$3,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$30,000 $2,500
$50,000 $5,000
Large group of assorted metal currency, much of it used as dowry pieces (originating in Chad or Nigeria). Also included here are two bells (one missing its chime), tongs and an oil lamp (originating in Mali). All the items exhibit advanced signs of rust and corrosion. Largest shipping item measures approximately 19" in length. Heavy shipping items. Please inquire regarding shipping rates prior to bidding. Keywords: Africa, African, tribal, trade