Ball-Headed Rootstalk club, Fiji Islands
Lot 275W
Ball-Headed "Rootstalk" club, Fiji Islands
Sold for US$ 3,500 inc. premium
Auction Details
Ball-Headed Rootstalk club, Fiji Islands
Lot Details
Ball-Headed "Rootstalk" club, Fiji Islands
vunikaubulibuli
length 38 1/2in (97.8cm)

Wood, fiber

Provenance:
Private Collection, San Francisco

A fine example of the heavy, swollen rootstalk clubs wielded by the strongest warriors, with smooth, glossy reddish-brown patina and original fiber tightly bound at the handle.
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  1. Fredric Backlar
    Specialist - African, Oceanic and Pre-Columbian Art
    Bonhams
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    Los Angeles, 90046
    United States
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