MAORI WAR CLUB - HAND CARVED HAWAII 16 INCHES TIKI
These beautifully proportioned, lovingly shaped clubs were made for combat and ceremonial use. War in Pre-European Polynesia was usually a dangerous game rather than a slaughtering contest.
ORIGINAL: Peabody Museum, Salem Massachusetts
PROVENANCE: New Zealand
This maori club measures 15.5 inches and was carved with great attention to details.