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Sword

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Sword

Maker: Unidentified Asante maker
Medium:Wood, iron, copper
Geography: Ghana
Date: before 1935
Dimensions:
82.5 cm
Object number: L935.27.17
Credit Line: On loan from the Royal Canadian Military Institute
Not on view
DescriptionCeremonial sword with double blade decorated throughout with circular motifs. The shorter blade is straight and ending with a triangular point. The longer blade is curved and ends with a curved tip. Set on a wooden spool-shaped handle, decorated at the top and bottom with brass inlays.
Collection:
Global Africa
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