Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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wooden club
  • unknown Australian Aboriginal maker
  • wooden club, late 1800s–1944
  • Where object was made: southern Australia
  • wood, carving
  • Object Length/Diameter: 53.5 x 4.5 cm
    Object Length/Width: 21 1/16 x 1 3/4 in
  • Gift of Karl F. Baldwin
  • Not on display
  • 2007.3716

The wooden club has a narrow handle with a knob-like end. The texture on the head may be natural texture from the rootball. It is reddish-brown.