• An African Axe, probably Luba
  • An African Axe, probably Luba
  • An African Axe, probably Luba
  • An African Axe, probably Luba
  • An African Axe, probably Luba
  • An African Axe, probably Luba
  • An African Axe, probably Luba

Item #: 1002-22 -- An African Axe, probably Luba -- $175.00

An African status/dance axe, probably Luba tribe. The blade of copper, pierced and incised with basketweave pattern. The haft of figurally carved hardwood adorned with aluminum studs. Overall GC; with age cracks and minor wood losses. Overall 40 cm., the blade 14 cm. across the cusps.