Item #: 1002-71 -- A Congo Knife, Kusu? -- $495.00
A large African knife from the Congo region, possibly Kusu or Konda. Long blade with low central ridge and broadly swollen approaching the spatulate tip. The pommel an elongated faceted cone with flat top, tapering at the base to the grip, the latter bound in copper banding. Overall GC; the blade quite thin and sharp. Minor loss of wood at the tip of the pommel. Blade 40.3 cm., overall 56.3 cm.