African Short Sword, Late 19th/Early 20th C


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Broad flat 16 1/2″ double-edged blade with spear point, etched over its entire length with
geometric pattern and what appears to be some unknown writing; areas of corrosion.
One-piece carved ivory(?) grip with end cap; long crack on one side. Brown leather
scabbard showing age and flaking. Overall length 21 3/8″, not including scabbard.