University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:86-17-1B
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Morocco
Section:African
Materials:Wood
Brass
Cord
Length: 41 cm
Credit Line:Received from various sources, pre-1986

Description

Curved wooden sheath covered with brass(?). All metal covered with incised floral and geometric design. Flower-shaped brass(?) stud through center of grip (missing on one side). Two rings attached through rings in sheath, through which a heavy yellow cord is threaded. Thinner orange cord wrapped around grip. Cf. 42-30-611a, b.


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