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Object Number:AF4362B
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Amara
Provenience: Ethiopia
Section:African
Materials:Iron
Leather
Wood
Credit Line:Purchased from Arthur Donaldson Smith, 1914
Other Number:18894 - Old Museum Number

Description

Sword knife and sheath. Somali type. Cf. AF2148. Rawhide sheath with sling of plaited thongs.


Bibliography:

[Chapter] Smith, Arthur D., and Culin, R. S. 1897. "Catalogue of Ethnographical Objects from Somaliland and the Galla Country". Through Unknown African Countries: the First Expedition from Somaliland to Lake Rudolf. London. pg. 430-443 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 437View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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