University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
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Object Number:42-30-585
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Zaire
Belgian Congo
Katanga Province
Section:African
Materials:Iron
Wood
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. Morgan Wing on behalf of the Estate of Florence C. Whitney, 1942
Other Number:377 - Other Number

Description

Double-edged curved iron blade widening to triangular end, with "stem" with convex sides and long slit; slight medial ridge on both faces. Tang inserted in cylindrical wooden grip widened slightly at end and wrapped, except for the end, with iron wire.


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