University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
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Object Number:42-30-518
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Zaire
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. Morgan Wing on behalf of the Estate of Florence C. Whitney, 1942
Other Number:528 - Other Number


Straight iron blade terminating on one side in upward crescentic blade with point at top of its wide end, and on the other side with upcurved crescent blade; short curved spur just above grip on the same side as the crescent blade. Engraved decoration on one face, mostly of hatched bands and triangles. The grip is a flat extension of the blade covered with woven cord; part of cord worn away.

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