(E) 18TH C. LOBBED ULA THROWING CLUB W/ INSET TOOTH
Origin: Western Polynesia, Fiji (Provenance: Purchased at Sotheby's about 20-25 years ago. Someone may recognize it from a past auction? It would be valuable to find out since these often have a listed provenance.)
Period/Date: Likely 18th C.
Materials: Vesi wood, human tooth, Natural sap adhesive
Description: Freeform head with bulbous lobes and valleys resembling melting lava! Tooth inlay guaranteed original. Remains of an ancient paper label on shaft. Slender and highly worn shaft and handgrip having a high polish from handling. A custom stand maybe ordered for a fee.
Dimensions: Length 16 3/8" (41.5 cm), Width 3.75" (9.5 cm)
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