Africa

Fine and large “Emambele” axe of the Mangbetu

15109 Category:

Origin: Democratic Republic of Congo

Date: Early 20 C.

Sold

Probably the best known and representative of the Mangbetu people is the emambele axe, with its typical sharply curved sickle shaped blade. Very common on the  market but not many of higher quality.

The emambele axe offered here employ a large forged iron blade with three  holes and  three blade protrusion. Beautifully carve handle.

Blade 11 inches. Total length 15 1/2 inches. Very good condition. Good untouched age patina on the blade. Authentic and original implement, early 20C.

Price: On request
Sold

Enquire

About item 15109


Warning: CF7 DTX: Access denied to key: "_sku" in dynamic contact form shortcode: [CF7_get_custom_field]. Please add this key to the Meta Key Allow List at https://oriental-arms.com/wp-admin/admin.php?page=cf7dtx_settings in /home/customer/www/oriental-arms.com/public_html/wp-content/plugins/contact-form-7-dynamic-text-extension/includes/utilities.php on line 923







    Thank you

    Your meassage has been sent

    We will get back to you shortly

    Back to site