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Currency from Cameroon www.africaandbeyond.com

H : " An iron rod with its extremities curved in a way to form 2 counter-set, small spirals joined with others to form a bundle. It had no other specific function other than that of currency.

Africa | Dogon

The Dogon are an ethnic group in Mali. Their population is between people. They're best know for their mask dances, wooden sculptures and architecture. They believe in several gods, but one main god, Amma.

Charlotte Mann, wall drawings in marker | Charlotte Mann is a British artist who draws on walls as an adult — and gets paid for it! Mann specializes in wall drawings and drawn room installations, created with bold black markers on a white ground. The delightful effect is essentially one of being inside a large pen and ink drawing. Link: www.charlottemann.co.uk

Charlotte Mann, wall drawings in marker Charlotte Mann is a British artist who draws on walls as an adult — and gets paid for it! Mann specializes in wall drawings and drawn room installations, created with bold black markers on a white ground.

Africa | Royal Woman's Over Skirt from the Kuba People, Bushong Ethnic Group of DR Congo | Raffia fiber; embroidery, pile | Early 20th Century

Kuba Royal Woman's Over Skirt Raffia fiber; embroidery, pile Early Century 145 x 61 cm - This prestige textile is composed of plainweave panels woven by men and embroidered by women and made from raffia fiber filaments. The red dye .

African Tribal Art - Iron currency, Idoma, Nigeria 300 ea

Zena Kruzick Tribal Art sells fine ethnic and tribal artifacts, textiles and jewelry from Africa, Indonesia and Oceania.

M'bili Currancy  Ngbaka People.  Stanley Fall Region, Democratic Republic of Congo.  Iron.  Late 19th C.

M'bili Currancy Ngbaka People Stanley Fall Region, Democratic Republic of Congo Iron Late C. w x h This graceful and elegant currancy, formed in the shape a spear head, was used as a brides price, paid to the brides family