Club

Description
A dance club described as an ‘anave - an aesthetically Samoan dance club; a diamond-shaped and sharp-edged blade with a collar where blade and handle meet formed into several transverse pairs of points. Used in by men in traditional club dances.
Accession Loan No.
16/1952/2
Collection Class
Religion and magic
Common Name
club
Simple Name
club
Full Name
dance club
Dimensions
whole length 1173 mm; whole W 94 mm
Production Year High
1952
Production Country
Samoa, Independent State of
Production Area Region
Polynesia
Production Continent
Oceania
Family Group

Material
wood
Function Name
souvenir
Function Detail
trade item
Collection Area Region
POLYN
Collection Continent
Pacific

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