Loan Object

Currency Blade

18th–19th century

Copper alloy, and leather

8 3/4 × 11 1/4 × 1/4 in. (22.225 × 28.575 × 0.635 cm)
Promised gift of Dwight B. and Anna Cooper Heath
ILE2009.6.23
Period: 
18th–19th century
Classification: 
Numismatics
Geography: 
Made in Cameroon
Made in Nigeria
Status: 
Not on view
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