A good African tribal knife of the Tiv people

Item:
705
Region:
Africa
Type:
Daggers
Description:
A good African tribal knife of the Tiv people, Nigeria, 19th Century. Of all iron construction, the blade of 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 9¼" (23.4cms)
Price:
£245