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Weapons
Weapons
African
Science and Technology
World Cultures ➔ Axe

Identifier:
115833
Description:
Steel axe with a wood handle.;Part of accession 4621. The objects were collected by the donor while a missionary in the Belgian Congo, from 1922-1925. They were made by members of the Pende ethnic group, a Bantu people that live in what is now the Democratic Republic of Congo.
Date:
1925
Materials:
Wood, Iron
Dimensions:
16" h 1.25" w 7.5" d
Current Location Status:
In Storage
Source:
Gift Of Mr. Raphael Valentine
Rights:

Makers/Donors
Pende Ethnic Group

Valentine, Mr. Raphael