Ancient Ikul prestige Knife in wood and metal – KUBA – D.R of Congo. Beautiful stylish blade with a nice patina of age.
This knife named Ikul, can also be considered as a short sword.
According to the book “De Fer et de Fierté”, page 228, it is indicated that this kind of blade would be of a Pyaang origin, a people of renowned forgers.
These knives are part of the equipment of every free man. The blade is either made of forged iron, red copper or aluminium.
Good condition with a beauttiful patina.
|Object||Ikul Prestige Knife|
|Estimated period:||Mid 20th century|
|Sold with stand:||No|
|Condition:||Good condition, used with some signs of wear|