A collection of Pacific weapons artefacts  9
Lot 574
A collection of Pacific weapons artefacts 9
Sold for £1,860 (US$ 3,124) inc. premium
Auction Details
The Bath Winter Sale Bath
16 Dec 2008 14:30 GMT

Auction 16965
Lot Details
A collection of Pacific weapons artefacts
including a Fiji paddle club engraved on one face, "Turaganikoro", a Fiji gunstock club, a Solomon Islands leaf shaped club, a small Samoan souvenir club, a Fijian pole club (reduced), an Australian aborigine boomerang, a Fijian carved cane or staff with gadrooned head, a New Guinea palmwood bow, and an interesting Diary for 1897 containing entries relating to the collection of some of these artefacts on the S.S. Taviuni in June-July of that year (pp. 89) (9)
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