Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • unknown Australian Aboriginal maker
  • club, late 1800s–1944
  • Where object was made: Australia
  • wood, carving, incising
  • Object Length/Diameter: 72 x 3.5 cm
    Object Length/Diameter: 28 3/8 x 1 3/8 in
  • Gift of Karl F. Baldwin
  • Not on display
  • 2007.3714

The wooden rod is slightly enlarged at one end. Both ends are pointed. There are four bands of holes around the larger end. There is a wide band of diagonal incised lines crossing horizontal incised lines.