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Club patu onewa

Club patu onewa

Place: New Zealand
Category: War

basalt, plant fibre, New Zealand, l. 36.5 cm, w. 7.5 cm, Inv. Oz 279

Humphrey No. 339 (?): ‘Another [patapatoo], made of a hard black stone, a kind of Basaltes, [from New Zealand].’

Flat club made of dark basalt, with hole (fully) drilled through at the grip end, strap made of plant material. Markus Schindlbeck