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Knife

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Object Number:42-30-542
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Baluba
Provenience: Zaire
Section:African
Materials:Iron
Wood
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. Morgan Wing on behalf of the Estate of Florence C. Whitney, 1942
Other Number:459 - Other Number

Description

Lanceolate iron blade with elongated point; tang inserted in long, thin, circular wooden grip wrapped with a band of iron to an offset disc about 4.5 cm. from the end, beyond which the grip is rectangular in section.

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