- Registration number
- Item name
- Dance paddle
- Mr Burkett
- Acquisition date
- January 12, 1989
- Acquisition method
- Donated by Mrs Marjorie and Mr Joseph Stick
- Raw material
- wood; pigment; plant fibre (Hibiscus sp.)
- H: 960 mm W: 120 mm L: D: 140 mm Circum:
See similar clubs 739, 753, 2282, 10182, 19459 and 28422 from Santa Cruz Islands, Solomon Islands.
Items 26092 to 26133 are believed to have been collected by Mrs Stick's uncle, a Mr Burkett, who was a seaman working on a steamboat around the Australian coast and probably collected these items between 1900 and 1915 [ref donor file].