Parrying knife


Complexul National Muzeal ASTRA

Complexul National Muzeal ASTRA
Sibiu, Romania

Sickle blade double edged, with three holes; the end of the handle is of a cylindrical shape and the grip is made of a narrow and elongated cylinder which, approaching the blade, it is covered by a metal wire placed in a spiral. Material: wood and metal. It comes from South Sudan - Djur (Luo/Bongo) and it belongs to Franz Binder Collection.


  • Title: Parrying knife
  • Creator: Unknown
  • Date: 1862/1993
  • Physical Dimensions: w5 x h45 x d24 cm
  • Provenance: ASTRA Museum
  • Type: Handmade
  • External Link: ASTRA Museum

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