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Object Number:42-30-574
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Fang
Provenience: Gabon
Section:African
Materials:Iron
Ivory
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. Morgan Wing on behalf of the Estate of Florence C. Whitney, 1942
Other Number:478 - Other Number

Description

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.


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