University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:2003-32-157
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: New Hebrides
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Wood
Iron
Length: 92.2 cm
Width: 15.2 cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Philadelphia Commercial Museum (also known as the Philadelphia Civic Center Museum), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 2003
Other Number:1995.X.16625 - Other Number

Description

Long-handled axe with iron head and knob at bottom in style characteristic of clubs from Efate. (See Speiser, 1920, Pl. 57 No. 20.) Exhibited at l'Exposition universelle de Paris 1900.


Bibliography:

[Book] Speiser, Felix. 1990. Ethnology of Vanuatu: An early twentieth century study.. Crawford House Press. Type Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: Pl. 57 (No. 20)View Objects related to this Type Citation

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