University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
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Object Number:42-30-613A
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Vai
Provenience: Liberia
Section:African
Materials:Wood
Iron
Leather
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. Morgan Wing on behalf of the Estate of Florence C. Whitney, 1942
Other Number:392 - Other Number

Description

Double-edged iron blade tapering to point. Tang inserted through and forming a loop at the end of the dark brown leather grip which is ornamented with fine incised straight and zigzag lines. Oval guard and circular pommel, also of leather.


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