A very old Congo currency piece in a horseshoe shape
African Congo Currency
African Congo Currency
African Congo Currency
African Congo Currency
A close up of a very old Congo currency piece with a weathered surface

African Congo Currency

Regular price
$ 1,000.00
Sale price
$ 700.00

A very old Congo currency piece, with large copper content, and open horseshoe shape. This piece is partitioned into five ridges, and has extensive notching and engraving. The two terminal are raised, and shaped in squares, again divided into small raised platforms. Weathered surface with verdigris. Circa pre-18th century. Very rare.

Weight: 2.45 kg / 5 lbs 6 oz
Height: 16.5 cm / 6.5 in
Width: 29 cm / 11.5 in
Depth: 3.5 cm / 1.5 in