UCL Ethnography Collection

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UCL Ethnography Collection

Items in the UCL Ethnography Collection Collection

knife, weapon
Throwing knife with iron blade. Blade has two small notches protruding from the outer edge and one on the inner cutting edge of blade. Two holes at the base of the blade and incisions close to the handle. Wooden handle with section cut out two…

knife, weapon
Throwing knife with ivory handle and metal blade. Curved blade, with two small notches on the outer edge, one on the inner cutting edge. Three holes punched through base of blade, incised close to handle. Section cut out across centre of ivory…

knife, ceremonial object
Two coloured steel blade with wooden handle, covered with brass. Only one side is decorated, the other is plain. Original classification: "A: Knives, swords, spears, spear throwers"

knife, ceremonial object
Knife with long blade, scythe shaped, with ivory. Original classification: "A: Knives, swords, spears, spear throwers"

knife, weapon
Metal knife, probably for throwing. It contains two main blades, with incisions on each. One of the blades is at the end of the shaft, pointing to the right, the other on a 45 degree angle to the left, mid way along the main shaft. There are…

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