• Brass currency from the Bakota tribe
  • Brass currency from the Bakota tribe

Brass currency from the Bakota tribe

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The Bakota (or Kota) are a tribe from the northeastern region of Gabon and The Rebublic of the Congo they are noted for their copper and brass spiritual guardian figures. The language they speak is called iKota, but is sometimes referred to as Bakota, ikuta, Kota, and among the Fang, they are known as Mekora. The language has several dialects, which include: Ndambomo, Mahongwe, Ikota-la-hua, Sake, Menzambi, Bougom. Some of these dialects themselves include regional variations of some kind.

- 5"h x 7"w x 7"d 

- Available for local delivery or workshop pick up

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