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    Lot of 7 Assorted Ethnographic Items. Comprising: 1) Basket of South American Origin. 14 x 7 x 5-inches. Of woven grass or rattan construction. Decorated with feathers. 2) Dagger and Leather Scabbard. 8 1/2-inch slightly curved blade with 4 narrow fullers. Leather-wrapped waisted grip. Leather-wrapped scabbard. 3) North African Throwing Knife. 4) Wood Bracelet. Unknown origin. 5) Iron Knife or Tool. Of forged and rivet construction. Blade with twisted diamond form. 6) Ethnographic Short Sword With Figural Grip and Wood Scabbard. 18 3/4-inch double-edged blade of convex section. Scabbard with iron tip. Condition: 1) Very good to fine. 2) Good. Age wear and moderate patina. Light pitting to blade. Scabbard with splits at seam with looseness to wraps. 3) Fair. Heavy rust deposits and scaling to finish. 4) Fine. 5) Fair to good. Heavy age patina throughout. Light pitting. 6) Fair to good. Blade with heavy age wear and patina. Grip loose. Scabbard loose. Wood surfaces with light age wear.

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    Auction Dates
    Apr-May, 2012
    30th-1st Monday-Tuesday
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