Well - preserved item, in good condition. Certainly 1900 or earlier
Provenance: Ex-collection H. Westerdijk, Utrecht, the Netherlands
This item was used in payments of such important transactions as marriages. The long narrow lancet-shaped blade with open bridge. Fine engravings on one side of both front and reverse. The hour-glass shaped handle bound with iron strips.
Dimensions : 54 cm.
Tribe : Boa of N.E. DRC
Region : N.E. DRC
Weight : 0.280 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.
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