sword (weapons: edged); sheath (weapons: accessories)

Sword with single-edged metal blade. Bone hilt carved and decorated with tufts of white, black and red-dyed hair (goat's?) and bound with metal wire and resin. Sheath of wood and bone, the latter carved with human and animal figures and scroll and spiral in filling; also decorated with tufts of hair, white, black, orange and red. Belt of plaited split cane and fibre string.


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