Cameroon Brass Bracelet


  • Product Description

      This massive ornate copper-alloy (bronze or brass) bracelet is a form of currency found among the Bamum (Bamun) people of Cameroon. Though often identified as a currency type it also served as a prestige object available in most instances to elites within Bamum society. Featuring a complex series of patterns this hollow cast bracelet is decorated with concentric circles at both edges separated by a series of dots, lines. zig-zag patterns and a center section arranged as a complex interlace…
      Approx Size: 13 cm W x 15 cm H