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    Lot of Three Ethnographic Weapons From Central Africa. Comprising three assorted Mangbetu sickle knives, all with traditional hook shaped blades and wooden grips. Two examples with wire-wrapped grips. The Mangbetu people of the Uele river are noted for their finely made sickle knives. Condition: All showing age wear, pitting, minor surface rust, cracks and patina.

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    Auction Dates
    Apr-May, 2012
    30th-1st Monday-Tuesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 3
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