Good Sword of the Ngombe, Africa - 8625

Up for sale is this good and war sword of the Ngombe people from Zaire. Typical 16 inches blade with rear “ears” decorated with geometrical design. Wood handle with a stuffed pommel covered with hide and bound with rattan fibers. Total 23 inches. Good condition. Old age black patina. Few edge nicks. Few bug holes in the pommel. The handle may have been bound with metal strips which are now missing. No scabbard. Very low price.