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Date:Not Recorded

Description:A large, ornate, Mandingo style sword, from Sierra Leone. The sword has a long decorative painted leather handle and sheath, with red, yellow and black motifs painted onto the leather strap.


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Donor ref: LEAMG : M111.1915 (60/23209)

Source: Leamington Spa Art Gallery and Museum

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