Two Fiji Islands Throwing Clubs, Republic of the Fiji Islands
lengths 16 1/2 and 16 1/4in (42 and 40.5cm)
i ula kobo and i ula kitu, each with incised zigzag design on the cylindrical shaft; one terminating in a sphere and modelled after a coconut kitu, the other terminating with a natural 'rootstock'; dark brown and varied reddish brown patinas.
Provenance: William Kranzler, Johnny Cake Hill, New Bedford, Massachusetts
Cf. Clunie (1986: figs. 169 and 172); and Kaeppler (2010: figs. 93 and 97)