A Kusu knife from the rain Forest.
The knifes from the Tetela area exist in several variations they all make a graceful impression.
The ones including the Kusu and Sungu are remarkable.
Provenance: Gaethan Schoonbroodt collection, Verviers..
H= 45 cm
Good metal oxidation, the weapon has never been cleaned and is in good condition.
Ex Belgian Congo before 1920
This object is registered and sent only within Europe.
No shipping outside Europe
Similar one in :
-Afrikanische Waffen- Fischer Zirngibl, 1978 page 124 nr 220
- Ethnic group/ culture
- Region/ country
- Congo DRC
- Copper, Iron, Wood
- Late 19th century
- Vintage - used with visible signs of wear
- Sold with stand
- 45×7×3 cm