Ceremonial club

Description
Double crescent anthropomorphic bladed club.
This is a ceremonial club meant to represent a particular individual. The style is fairly common across central Vanuatu but particularly in Ambrym and Malekula.
Accession Loan No.
33/1953/4
Collection Class
Religion and magic
Common Name
ceremonial club
Simple Name
club
Full Name
double crescent club
Dimensions
whole length 1076 mm; whole W 178 mm
Production Year High
1953
Production County
Ambryn
Production Country
Vanuatu
Production Area Region
Melanesia
Production Continent
Oceania
Family Group

Material
wood
Function Name
weapon
Collection Area Region
MELAN
Collection Continent
Pacific

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