From: Gabon

Curatorial Section: African

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Object Number 42-30-574
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Fang
Provenience Gabon
Section African
Materials Iron | Ivory

Large, lanceolate blade with long point and with sides recurved at about one-third from the tang. Spool-shaped ivory grip with flat-topped square pommel. Three wide, very shallow depressions lengthwise of both faces of blade.

Length 75 cm
Width 14 cm
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. Morgan Wing on behalf of the Estate of Florence C. Whitney, 1942
Other Number 478 - Collector Number

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