prmlogo2Cook-Voyage Collections
at the Pitt Rivers Museum


PRM000127908Club, of wood, from Tonga; part of the Forster collection (Forster 79; 1886.1.1447)

Wooden club. Leaf-stalk shaped. Undecorated. The shaft and head are four-sided. The handle is bound with plaited coconut fibre, over another type of plant fibre


  PRM0001302635179Detail of binding
PRM0001296625134Microscope image – club wood
PRM0001296615134Microscope image – fibre from binding
PRM0001298185179Ashmolean label
PRM0001298195179Ashmolean label
PRM0001298205179Ashmolean label