University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: AF1937
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Ababua
Provenience: Zaire
Kasai District
Belgian Congo
Section:African
Materials:Metal
Ivory
Length: 38cm
Width: 20cm
Credit Line:Purchased from J. F. G. Umlauff, 1912
Other Number695 - Other Number

Description

Ivory handle, deep wide groove carved around the center; iron tack in base of handle; Iron blade, neck of blade has a row of three circular cutouts; three prong shaped pieces protrude from both sides of neck; L shaped blade with a pointed tip.


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