Short Dagger of the Baule Tribe, Ivory Coast - 7995
The swords and daggers of the Baule tribe were always rare and sought after by collectors of African weapon / art. The Baule people reside in Ivory Coast and Neighboring Ghana and known to be masters of wood work and wood engraving. We offer here for sale a short dagger of the Baule. The blade is leaf shaped, 6 ½ inches long, well forged. The handle is carved, highly polished hardwood. The scabbard is row hide. Total length 10 inches. Very good condition. A scarce authentic piece.