Club

Description
Fa’a lautaliga fan-shaped club. A short, one-handed spatulate paddle club developed from the Tongan tu’i and Fijian dui. Lautaliga means ‘ear-bladed’.
Accession Loan No.
88/1938/6
Collection Class
Arms and armour
Common Name
club
Simple Name
club
Full Name
fan-shaped club
Dimensions
whole length 540 mm; whole width 146 mm
Production Year High
1938
Production Country
Samoa, Independent State of
Production Area Region
Polynesia
Production Continent
Oceania
Family Group

Material
hard wood
Function Name
weapon
Collection Area Region
POLYN
Collection Continent
Pacific

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