Lot: 441

87th Tribal Art Auction

Knife

D. R. Congo, Ngbandi

Provenance Size Starting price / estimated price
H: 15.7 inch 900 EUR
plus 21 % commission, VAT, transport and insurance

metal alloy, wood, cooper wire, elaborate blade punched on both sides, partly open work design, parts of the wooden handle wrapped in copper wire, min. dam., slight traces of corrosion


Zirngibl, Manfred A. & Werner Fischer, Afrikanische Waffen, Passau 1978, p. 83