Fine Rare Old Aboriginal Tiwi Islands Ceremonial Paddle club

£525.00

Description

Fine Rare Old Aboriginal Tiwi Islands Ceremonial Paddle club

 The very finely carved club in hard dark wood with fluted handle and slender elongated blade resembling a paddle or sword.

Painted on the front and back with geometric designs and linear patterns on the back,

Location: Tiwi Islands Northern Australia.

Material: Hard wood with Pigments

Height 73 cm

Period 19th Century