Antique West African Manillas Currency & Bangles

Antique West African Manillas Currency & Bangles


A large collection of antique West African Manillas. Manillas were made of copper or bronze and were widely used as currency, with each size having a different value. These are also widely associated with the Slave Trade. This is a large collection of 22 items with differing sizes and designs, some of the larger pieces re engraved. Each piece will be offered seperately on our stall at antiques fairs, starting at £30 for the smallest plain piece,  or the entire collection is offered at £650.

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