Very Good Sword of the Saka, Zaire - 13632
Up for sale is this very good sword of the Saka people residing in Central Zaire. Very well forged blade, 13 1/2 inches long 4 1/2 inches wide with central shallow fullers. Wood handle covered with copper and bound with twisted copper wire. Unusual concave pommel side. Early 20C. Very good condition. Minor edge nicks. No scabbard.