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U981.1.13-3
Artist / Maker : Unknown
Title : Untitled (Sword with Scabbard)
Date (Execution) : c.1875-1901
Geographical Origin : West Africa
Cultural Group : African
Style / Period :
Medium / Material  : Metal; Wood
Support / Technique :
Object Type : swords; scabbards
Visual Description : Metal curved sword with design element on surface down from flat centre. Metal and wood handle with motif of fish raised in wood. Scabbard is of wood covered in metal. Highly decorated with circles. U designs and a bracket on either side.
Accession # : U981.1.13-3
Width (cm) : 4.70
Height (cm) : 54.20
Depth (cm) : 0.00
Mandatory Credit : Gift of the Anthropology Department of the University of Victoria
Artist Statement :