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Sword

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Object Number:AF4574A
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Nandi
Provenience: Kenya
Section:African
Materials:Iron
Leather
Wood
Credit Line:Purchased from Lawson S. Propst and William Wight, 1917

Description

Somali (Arab) type. Cf. 2331, etc. Rain making charms (nut and resin) attached to sheath.

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