A good African tribal knife of the Tiv people

Item:
704
Region:
Africa
Type:
Daggers
Description:
A good African tribal knife of the Tiv people, Nigeria, 19th Century. Of all iron construction, the blade of broad leaf shape with a distinct raised central rib and long point. The loop shaped hilt with bands of raised and chiselled decoration. Good patina.
Metrics:
Overall length 8¾" (22.2cms)
Price:
£425