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Throwing Knife

Object Number:42-30-526
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Northern Zaire
Zaire
Section:African
Materials:Iron
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. Morgan Wing on behalf of the Estate of Florence C. Whitney, 1942
Other Number:253 - Other Number

Description

Beaked, flat iron blade and grip in one piece, the wide triangular beak separated from the straight section of the blade by a wide, deep notch with one notched edge. Triangular spur just above grip on opposite side. Deeply cut straight and wavy line decoration.

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