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    Lot of Three Composite African Ethnographic Knives. Three composite knives, probably from the Zaire region of Africa. All of similar form, with narrow hand forged circular blade with narrow hafts, and having carved figural grips of ivory. Probably recycled and rehilted for the tourist trade. All three examples with pink trade beads added to grips. Lengths are 20 1/4-inches, 23-inches and 24-inches. Condition: All are very good as configured with age wear and patina.

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    Auction Dates
    Apr-May, 2012
    30th-1st Monday-Tuesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 6
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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