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Object Number:AF1056A
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Bushongo
Isambo
Provenience: Zaire
Kasai District
Belgian Congo
Section:African
Materials:Plant Fiber
Iron
Wood
Credit Line:Purchased from J. F. G. Umlauff, 1912
Other Number:1047 - Other Number

Description

Goribi, war knife of the eastern tribe.

Iron blade, leaf shape, perforated in center, wooden handle, flat base, braided fiber wrapped around the handle.

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