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ID number:  BIRRC-D0166
Institution:  Research and Cultural Collections
Named collection:  Danford Collection of West African Art and Artefacts
Artist / Maker:  Kel Adrar Twareg
Title / Object name:  Dagger and Metal Sheath/Scabbard, recycled material, composite metal (whole 2 parts)
Object type:  Dagger
Place made:  Kidal, N.E. Mali
Date made:  1971
Materials:  Re-cycled materials (See D0165)
Measurements:  64 cm
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Ornately decorated handle, guard and scabbard. Twin decorative blades at bottom with seperate detachable guard. Collected in 1971.

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