University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
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Object Number:42-30-528
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Zaire
Section:African
Materials:Fiber
Brass
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. Morgan Wing on behalf of the Estate of Florence C. Whitney, 1942
Other Number:111 - Other Number

Description

Flat brass blade with wider projection at an obtuse angle; the projection has slightly concave, bevelled edges and a wider, rounded end. Small crescentic spur just above grip which is a flat extension of the blade, covered with netting. Two bands of notches and four incomplete piercings with deeply notched edges.


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