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weapons 27 27th July 2013 07:50 AM

sudanese throwning knife
 
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I just cleaned this throwning knife from darfur

There are fish engraved on the blade

have you already seen this?

colin henshaw 27th July 2013 10:54 AM

Very nice knife - one of the scarcer types. Missing the leather wrapped handle unfortunately. Or maybe it does have the handle ? I can't see from the picture clearly...

Regards.

Sajen 27th July 2013 11:28 AM

A very similar knife is shown on page 79 from "panga na visu" and described as Tubu, Wadai and Ennedi region, Tibesti mountains, North-East Chad. The form is very similar but the shown knife don't have the fish engravings.

Congrats, very nice throwing knife!:)

Regards,

Detlef


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