Early 20th C. Sudanese Arm Knife. Wide Blade, Beautiful Handle
ARTIFACT: Early 20th century Sudanese Arm knife. The handle and guard are made from carved wood with a nice steel embellishment on the pommel. The knife features a wide blade and leather sheath with woven loop handle.
VINTAGE: Circa early 20th century.
SIZE: Approximately 12" x 3"; Handle: 5"; Pommel: 1-7/8"; Guard: 3" x 5/8"; Blade: 7" x 1-1/16"; Sheath: 7-1/16" x 1-1/2"; 11" braided handle
MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Leather, steel, wood.
ATTACHMENT: Woven leather handle.
ITEM NOTES: This is from an African weapons collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. ebay VBJX16 LAGEX7/16
CONDITION: 6+ (Fine - Very Fine): Knife shows overall moderate wear, the blade has some oxidation and light scratches from sharpening, leather sheath shows moderate wear and the reverse a scuff mark, overall fine condition.
GUARANTEE: As with all my artifacts, this piece is guaranteed to be original, as described.