Sickle blade, simple version called “Ngulu”. Iron blade with engraved decoration. Patinated wood handle partly covered with copper head studs and metal scroll.
Used by the Bangala population
Congo Brazzaville (Ngombe, Doko, Iboko), West Mongo
Height: 65,5 cm (25-3/4 in.).
Formerly weapons for decapitation, as a result they became prestigious objects and chief’s insignias.
- Items quantity: 1
- Expertissim Reference: 2013040094