I ula drisia (throwing club)
Viti Levu Island, Fiji
c. 1860-1880
16" (40.5 cm) long

This club has a warm brownish-red coloration and a well-worn glossy patina throughout.  The handle of the club is adorned with a finely incised tavatava motif along with notched ku’u or kill marks.  The handle shows signs of sennit and tapa wrappings during its lifetime.

$1000

 

Zena Kruzick
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510-236-6848

Zena Kruzick :: Throwing Club, Fiji Island
Zena Kruzick :: Throwing Club, Fiji Island
Zena Kruzick :: Throwing Club, Fiji Island
Zena Kruzick :: Throwing Club, Fiji Island
Zena Kruzick :: Throwing Club, Fiji Island