Arts of the Pacific Islands
late 18th early 19th century
56 x 6 5/8 x 4 1/2 in. (142.2 x 16.8 x 11.4 cm) (show scale)
Gift of Russell Sturgis
Dark brown hardwood chief's staff. Incised decoration on shaft. Head in relief at top of shaft, three humans as decoration on both sides of head.
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Marquesan. Club ('U'u), late 18th early 19th century. Wood, 56 x 6 5/8 x 4 1/2 in. (142.2 x 16.8 x 11.4 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Russell Sturgis, 35.2183. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 35.2183_detail1_bw.jpg)
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