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Title

Club with cassowary head motif

collected 1964

Artists

Unknown Artist

No image
  • Details

    Place where the work was made
    Marawaka Eastern Highlands Province Papua New Guinea
    Cultural origin
    Baruya people
    Date
    collected 1964
    Media category
    Arms & armour
    Materials used
    wood, plaited cane band around shaft, red ochre pattern on club head
    Dimensions
    Credit
    Gift of Stan Moriarty 1978
    Location
    Not on display
    Accession number
    264.1978
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  • Places

    Where the work was made

    Marawaka