Ceremonial sword-club

Description
Made of hardwood, with a long, broad, plain blade. The handle is bound with fibre string. Used as a fighting weapon with a shield.
Accession Loan No.
89/1934/2
Collection Class
Religion and magic
Common Name
ceremonial sword-club
Simple Name
sword-club
Full Name
ceremonial sword- club
Dimensions
whole length 1486 mm; whole W 110 mm
Production County
Northern Queensland
Production Country
Australia
Production Area Region
Australia and New Zealand
Production Continent
Oceania
Family Group

Material
hard wood; fibre string
Function Detail
Collected before 1934.
Collection Continent
Pacific

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