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    Lot of Four Ethnographic Scarring Knives From Central Africa Together with One Comb. Comprising four different small scarring knives from various Central African tribes and one decorative wooden comb from an unknown origin with an ivory figural handle. All knives measuring 8-inches or shorter. All have steel blades, two of which are incised with texture or linework. Condition: All are good to very good, showing age wear, pitting, surface rust and patina.

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    Auction Dates
    Apr-May, 2012
    30th-1st Monday-Tuesday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 3
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