Anterior to 1920 - Perfect condition - Former André Vanhecke private collection, Belgium
Typical Nsakara style, North Central Congo.
Collected between 1910-1920.
Ivory and iron, have a look at the publication “Fatal Beauty” of Jan Elzen, Marc Leo Felix collection, edition 2009.
This is a beautiful dagger, in forged iron and ivory with etched motifs.
C.I.T.E.S. before 1947, comes with a certificate issued by a competent authority/antiques dealer according to Belgian law.
! Can only be sold within Europe, no export to the U.S.A. for example!
The handle measures 8 cm - the iron blade 23,5 cm - the sheath is 25 cm - and the whole measures 33 cm. 140 grams.
Specimen in ivory conforming to Regulation CE 338-97 art. 2.w.mc or 9th December 1996. Prior to 1st June 1947. The seller guarantees that this object is made of antique ivory, altered before 1947, and may be (re) sold in accordance with the provisions of CITES. The seller will provide a signed document describing these details to the buyer.
Reports carried out by Andre Vanhecke (Sablon-Brussels).
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