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Knife

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Object Number:42-30-573A
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Fang
Provenience: Gabon
Section:African
Materials:Iron
Wood
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. Morgan Wing on behalf of the Estate of Florence C. Whitney, 1942
Other Number:480 - Other Number

Description

Lanceolate iron blade, double-curved straight end; wide bevel at both edges; triangular tang inserted in wooden grip, oval at tang, becoming cylindrical with wider carinated section and long, thin, cylindrical end.

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