Club

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Registration number
166
Item name
Club 
Category
Fighting
Hunting
Throwing
 
Indigenous name
 
Maker
Unrecorded  
Associated cultural group
 
Place
Australia > Australia > > > North Australia
Map
Collector
Unrecorded 
Acquisition date
January 01, 1947 
Acquisition method
Foundation Donation from Australian Board of Missions 
Raw material
wood, ochre
Dimensions
H: 640 mm W: 50 mm L: D: 48 mm Circum:

Description

Carved wood club with oval head and pointed tip; tapers toward handle end; painted red and white with stripes on head and lower part of handle; "A.B.M." written in white on handle. Registration number 166 marked with pen.

Research notes

The Foundation Donation comprises the items from L. P. Winterbotham's personal collection, which were donated to the University of Queensland in 1948 and form the basis of the Anthropology Museum.

Go to top