Club

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Registration number
1506
Item name
Club 
Category
Fighting
Hunting
Throwing
 
Indigenous name
 
Maker
Unrecorded  
Associated cultural group
 
Place
Australia > Australia > Not applicable > South coast and riverine region
Map
Collector
Dr MacGillivray 
Acquisition date
July 01, 1951 
Acquisition method
Donated by Mrs L. MacGillivray 
Raw material
wood
Dimensions
H: 550 mm W: L: D: Circum: 58 mm

Description

Carved wood club with slight curvature; handle end is pointed with carved grooves; shaft is cylindrical with two small sections carved with grooves; head is bulbous also with carved grooves.

Research notes

From the UQ Anthropology Museum exhibition 'written on the body' curated by Judy Watson and Diana Young, March - August 2014.

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