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Knife

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Object Number:AF1061
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Basanga
Provenience: Zaire
Kasai District
Belgian Congo
Section:African
Materials:Iron
Wood
Credit Line:Purchased from J. F. G. Umlauff, 1912
Other Number:633 - Other Number

Description

Worn on the arm. Iron blade, one sided, ornamentally incised with triangular and diamond shapes; cross hatch pattern in center; wooden handle; conical shaped base.

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