Antique tribally used knife or sword belonging to the Ngombe or Poto tribe from the Democratic Republic of Congo. This piece is 25 inches long. Woven Plant fibers and a piece of animal skin are attached to the hilt and was made to contain certain substances to give the object magical powers.
Great tribally used condition with a rusty patina and deteriorated red and blue paint covering the blade. This specimen is very desirable and would make a fine addition to any African culture collector's treasure trove. The item "Antique Ngombe Tribe Poto Tribe Hand Forge Iron Sword Knife Dagger Congo Africa" is in sale since Sunday, January 10, 2016. This item is in the category "Antiques\Ethnographic\African\Sculptures & Statues".The seller is "mountainamma" and is located in Williams, Oregon. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Dominican republic, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, El salvador, Honduras, Jamaica, Viet nam, Uruguay.