University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: AF1934
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Bapoto
Provenience: Zaire
Kasai District
Belgian Congo
Section:African
Materials:Iron
Wood
Brass
Technique:Incised
Credit Line:Purchased from J. F. G. Umlauff, 1912
Other Number682 - Other Number

Description

Iron blade. Fan shape at top end. Incised blade. Wood hilt with brass tacks - copper covered pointed end


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Seven Metals of Africa (12 Nov 1959 - 12 Jan 1960)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] Plass, Margaret B. 1959. Seven Metals of Africa. : Page/Fig./Plate: H-34View Objects cited in this Publication

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