CHAMBA GONG SET 10, Nigeria

 

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CHAMBA, GONG SET (12 .5 pieces) CURRENCY 10, 11", $200, Nigeria

These iron forms functioned as gongs, but could also have been used as currency. These can be hung on a wall or stand on their own, each time taking a new configuration.

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