Stone currency on standard, SUMBA, Indonesia, 21st century
Beautiful decorative object, this stone currency in the shape of a round stone disc with a hole in it. These kinds of objects are used on Sumba, among others, as a means of payment and come in all kinds of sizes. It is also a status symbol. The more you have and the bigger they are, the richer you are.
Look carefully at the size of the cross-sections so that you have a good idea of the size! Good condition!
Diameter disc: 15 cm
Height including stand: 21.5 cm
Weight: 812 grams
Origin: Sumba, Indonesia
Provenance: Obtained through own network