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Old 27th July 2013, 08:50 AM   #1
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Default sudanese throwning knife

I just cleaned this throwning knife from darfur

There are fish engraved on the blade

have you already seen this?
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Old 27th July 2013, 11:54 AM   #2
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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...

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Old 27th July 2013, 12:28 PM   #3
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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!


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