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African Artist

Hunting Weapon, n.d.
Iron (metal)
21 1/4 x 2 5/8 x 1 1/4 in. (54 x 7 x 3 cm)

Creation Place: Africa, Congolese
Technique: Metalworking
Credit Line: Gift of an unknown donor
Accession Number: P5534
Cahalan 9

"Double edged knives such as this were used for hunting, defense, and prestige. A well forged weapon was considered a valuable and desirable commodity in trade."

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  • Irregular Dimensions: 21 1/4 x 2 5/8 x 1 1/4 in. (53.98 x 6.67 x 3.18 cm)

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