Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • unknown Shona maker
  • club, late 1800s–1908
  • Where object was made: Union of South Africa (present-day South Africa)
  • wood, wire, carving
  • Object Length/Diameter: 86 x 8 cm diameter of ball end
    Object Length/Diameter: 33 7/8 x 3 1/8 in diameter of ball end
  • Gift of Claude D. Brown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.1148

This is a club with a long handle and a round end. Decorative wire is wrapped around the shaft near the ball end.