- Museum number
Katanga type flat copper cross, also called 'handa'. Four roughly equal arms, each flaring slightly towards their ends.
Height: 19.50 centimetres
Width: 16.50 centimetres
Depth: 1.30 centimetres
- Curator's comments
Found unnumbered in the Department's collections; date and means of acquisition unknown. Register addition "Congo".
Copper ingots that were used as currency in the late 19th and 20th century. They take their name from Katanga, a copper mining region in present day Democratic Republic of Congo.
- Not on display
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number