Knife

1966.747.3

  • Knife
Knife
Knife
Knife
Category
Creation Date

before 1941

Dimensions

5 cm W x 23 cm L Item (Overall)

Short Knife

5 cm W x 23 cm L x 9 cm W x 39.5 cm L

Large Knife

Count
2
Accessory
Each knife has a leather sheaf
Description
The two larger knives were used by the natives of the Congo in Africa. Both have steel blades, hand-carved handles, and are sheathed in hand-made leather cases. One is16 inches long and the other is 9 and 1/2 inches long. Arthur Lundblad brought these from the Congo where he was a missionary.

Related People and Organizations
Lundblad, Arthur
Geographic Notes
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Geographic Names
DR Congo, Democratic Republic of the Congo, AF [-2.5,23.5] [id:203312]

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