Mambila Snake Currency | Nigeria


A beautiful currency from the Mambila people of Nigeria.  Made from iron ore that is found on the surface of the ground in many parts of Africa. These distinctive snake design have a special meaning, as many African tribes view snakes are sacred and the killing or eating of them is forbidden as they are believed to be mediators between this world and the next.
Style as a shelf or table accessory.
Height 33cm
Diameter 22cm

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