University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
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Object Number:42-30-603A
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Walamo
Provenience: Ethiopia
Section:African
Materials:Iron
Wood
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. Morgan Wing on behalf of the Estate of Florence C. Whitney, 1942
Other Number:468 - Other Number

Description

Curved, double-edged iron blade tapering to point; medial ridge on ech face. Tang inserted through faccetted wooden grip with is widened to form a slight guard; the end of the tang is covered by a copper-capped, hollow, brass ball which is set in the top of the grip.


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