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Dagger

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Object Number:
AF1146
Current Location:
Collections storage
Culture:
Baluba
Basonge
Provenience:
Zaire
Kasai District
Belgian Congo
Section:
African
Materials:
Iron
Wood
Description:
Iron blade extends from wooden handle; blade has thick spine which curves to one side; a fin extends from spine to the same side to which the spine bends; blade tapers to a point; there are seven holes through the blade fin arranged in a line running lengthwise along the blade; diamond shaped border and very small circular indentations are incised around each hole; wooden handle has a large hole through the end opposite the blade; handle is dark brown.
Credit Line:
Purchased from J. F. G. Umlauff
Other Number:
1521   -   Other Number

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