Group of 19th C. South African Shona Knives, Zimbabwe Daggers
Group of 19th C. South African Shona Knives, Zimbabwe
Provenance: Acquired from an old collection of African Weapons in Paris
Period: Mid-late 19th century
Materials: Wood, Iron, metal and brass wire, rattan or sinew?
Description: These old knives have beautiful forms and gorgeous patinas from long use. They each have some imperfections and loss and are priced at $400 each or the group for $1100.
Dimensions: Overall Length 10.75- 17" ( 27.5- 43 cm)