sword / sheath
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Sword (a) and sheath (b); knife (a) with wooden handle and steel? blade; handle wrapped at blade end with wire; sheath (b) made up of two lengths of wood secured with hide thong. Carved wooden loop with carrying strap made of hide; carrying strap has 10 iron? hoops hanging from it.
- 20thC (early)
- Found/Acquired: Rwanda
Register addition "Ruanda".
Africa, Oceania & the Americas
- 193537 (Wellcome Collection number)
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Object reference number: EAF52631
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