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African Wood and Metal Ceremonial Sword

Auction:
2376
Lot:
101
Sold for:
$470

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Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 2376
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 23, 2007 10:00AM

Description:

African Wood and Metal Ceremonial Sword, Ashanti, the elaborately carved wood handle with gold leaf overlay, the curved blade with perforated and incised decoration, lg. 28 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

Keywords

Ancient weapons, Ashanti, Blade weapons, Ethnic groups in Africa, Sword

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