Early 20th C. Sudanese Arm Knife. Wide Blade, Beautiful Handle

Early 20th C. Sudanese Arm Knife. Wide Blade, Beautiful Handle

Code: aicb00005sak


Product Description


We will be OUT OF THE OFFICE from February 10 through February 23 2020.

Thank you for visiting. We hope you will find some vintage artifacts of interest here, but please be advised that we are OUT OF THE OFFICE from Monday February 10th through Sunday February 23rd, and we will be UNABLE TO SHIP during that period. During this time we will be traveling to, and displaying at, the 2020 SHOW OF SHOWS. We will be returning to the office on Monday 24 February and will RESUME SHIPPING at that time.
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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.