Ethnographic Art

November 14 — 19, 2020
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LOT 64

Lot 64

Group of Five African Edged Weapons

Group of Five African Edged Weapons
Lot 64 Details
Group of Five African Edged Weapons

including a Saka short sword with copper wrapped handle, two short swords, a short sword blade and an Ethiopian Jile Dagger with horn mounted handle and hide sheath
longest length 24 in — 61 cm

Estimate $100-$200

Realised: $108
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

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Group of Five African Edged Weapons
  • Group of Five African Edged Weapons


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LOT 64

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  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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