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Prestige knife and currency item – Saka – D.R.C.

Lot reference 14576085
Prestige knife and currency item – Saka – D.R.C.

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In very fine state, around 1900

Provenance: Ex - collection Jeannine Walschot, Brussels, before 1960. Ex – collection H. Westerdijk, Utrecht, the Netherlands

Classical Mongo knife with spade-shaped blade with fluted planes.
The handle in various parts, all covered with copper, brass and iron.

Dimensions : 51 cm.
Tribe : Saka
Region : Central Mongo complex, Equateur – Province of Central D.R. Congo
Weight : 0.520 kg

Sold with written declaration of authenticity by Dr. P. Westerdijk, museum ethnologist and cultural anthropologist specialized in the material cultures of people living south of the Sahara.
Sent by registered and insured mail.

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Feedback score: 100%
Reviews given: 195
Member since: November 19, 2014
  • My order arrived rapidly, in a condition as described.
    Great service!
    Thank you.

    user-0bf68c0 June 19, 2018

  • an interesting sculpture - perfectly packed - good communication - thanks!

    herb-g June 18, 2018

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  • Sent without invoice, thence a return trip, and more than two weeks of waiting.

    Rochettaz May 31, 2018

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    First time shipping to Switzerland. I didn't know that three copies of an invoice had to be pasted on the box, such as international shipping. This was the reason for returning to the sender. I am very sorry for this delay
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Austria $41.47
Belgium $17.77
Canada $59.25
Denmark $41.47
France $35.55
Germany $41.47
Ireland $41.47
Italy $47.40
Luxembourg $41.47
Netherlands $17.77
Norway $41.47
Poland $41.47
Portugal $41.47
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United Kingdom $41.47
Rest of Europe $41.47
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