Staff

Description
Made of toromiro wood, the eye sockets of this staff, now empty, would would have formerly been inlaid with obsidian. Used as a weapon, also as a staff of office.
Accession Loan No.
33/1953/3
Simple Name
staff
Full Name
bifacial staff
Common Name
staff
Production Country
Easter Island (Special Territory of Chile)
Material
hardwood (toromiro?)
Collection Class
Religion and magic
Collection Contintent
Pacific
Collection Area Region
POLYN
Production County
Rapa Nui (Easter Island)
Production Area Region
Polynesia
Production Continent
Oceania
Production Year High
pre 1953
Function Name
weapon status
Created At
2016-10-13 15:46:17
Updated At
2016-10-13 15:46:17

    Tell Us What You Think

    Your email is never published nor shared. Required fields are marked *