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ID number:  BIRRC-D0076
Institution:  Research and Cultural Collections
Named collection:  Danford Collection of West African Art and Artefacts
Artist / Maker:  Unknown
Title / Object name:  Curved paper knife
Object type:  Ivory
Place made:  Kisangani (formerly Stanleyville. Congo), Zaire
Culture:  Mangbetu
Materials:  Ivory and ebony
Measurements:  40 cm

With an ivory blade and an ebony handle in the form of a stylized head. 'A poor quality Mangbetu tourist piece' W.Fagg 29/01/71

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