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U'u

human history
  • Other Name

    Club (English)

    Club (English)

  • Description

    U'u. Club. Carved from a single piece of ra'au (wood). Paddle-shaped blade. Rounded end progressing to a pointed butt-end. Carved motif at shoulder. Chipping at the top of the blade. "O441c 31946 MANGAREVA" is written in white ink on the shaft. There is also a round sticker with "MANGA[?] 441/c" is written in dark coloured ink across the sticker. Dark brown in colour. Good condition overall.

  • Place
  • Accession Number
    1950.128
  • Accession Date
    04 Jul 1950
  • Other Id

    31946 (ethnology)

    441c (Oldman Collection)

  • Department
Korare, 1950.128, 31946, 441c, Photographed by Andrew Hales,… … Read more

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