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Club (Vunikau Vulibuli Vonotabua or Dromu Vonotabua)

Date:
early 19th century
Geography:
Fiji
Culture:
Fijian
Medium:
Wood, whale ivory
Dimensions:
W. 5 x D. 30 1/2 in. (12.7 x 77.5 cm)
Classification:
Wood-Implements
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Allan Frumkin, 1985
Accession Number:
1985.317.6
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 353
Mr. and Mrs. Allan Frumkin, New York, until 1985

Clunie, Fergus. Fijian Weapons and Warfare. Bulletin of the Fiji Museum, Vol. vol. 2. Suva: Fiji Museum, 1977.

Kjellgren, Eric. Oceania: Art of the Pacific Islands in the Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York and New Haven: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2007, 174, 289-90.



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