University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 8768.2
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Fang
Provenience: Gabon
Section:African
Materials:Iron
Reed Fiber
Credit Line:Gift of Rev. Dr. Robert Hamill Nassau, 1891

Description

Rolls of 12 bits of metal in each; used usually for buying wives. The top end of metal piece is flattened in a "T" shape.


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