Nsapo chief's adze
H: 47,5 cm Blade length: 34,5 cm
This Nsapo copper-clad prestige adze is a rare type, and was an esteemed insignia of chiefly office. Songye and Nsapo adzes were items of high prestige. The iron blade is decorated with copper overlay and shows a face which stands out. One third of the copper repousée copper sheets is missing on the handle. Comes mounted on a custom made stand.
Good as can be seen on photo's