Beautiful throwing knife of the NGBAKA tribe. This type of weapon is one of the four main styles of throwing knives that were used by the Ngbaka, Mabo, Wada and Manza. The Ngbaka blacksmiths were masters of combining welding and cutting techniques, as shown by the expert craftsmanship of this item.
Provenance: former private collection from Belgium.
Shipping within 24 hours after the payment is received. Tracking number will be provided. Signature upon delivery. Fully insured.
May as well be viewed and picked up at the Asian African Art Gallery in Vessem (NL).
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- Throwing Knife
- Ethnic group/ culture
- Region/ country
- Congo DRC
- Bone, Metal
- Mid 20th century
- Good condition, used with some signs of wear
- Sold with stand
- 36×16×3 cm
- 300 g