shaman knife Yao - Iron - Laos - Late 19th century

Description
shaman knife Yao - Iron - Laos - Late 19th century
Fair condition, see description - 20×4×20 cm

Yao shaman knife meant to chase evil spirits away. This knife is agitated by the shaman to make the metal washers tinkle
20 cm long
referenced in Jess Pourret's "The Yao" see the last photo on the top left

Lot details
Object
shaman knife Yao
Material
Iron
Period
Late 19th century
Region/ Country of origin
Laos
Condition
Fair condition, see description
Dimensions
20×4×20 cm
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