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Machete with Carved Handle

Auction:
2481
Lot:
469
Sold for:
$119$100

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2481
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 24, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

Machete with Carved Handle, possibly South American, early 20th century, steel blade, the wood handle carved with the bust of a warrior woman with nose piercing, hilt wrapped in copper wire, handle lg. 7 1/8, blade lg. 18 3/8 in.
Estimate $100-150

minor wear to finish of wood. blade with dull edge and darkening surface.

Keywords

steel blade, Blade weapons, Hilt

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