Dance Club


From: New Caledonia

Curatorial Section: Oceanian

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Object Number 2003-32-51
Current Location Collections Storage
Provenience New Caledonia
Section Oceanian
Materials Wood

Dance paddle of light-weight, light-colored wood, with broad flat head and slim handle. Triangular transition between head and handle, with three concentric triangular incised lines. Very rare (Roger Boulay). Exhibited at l'Exposition universelle de Paris 1900.

Length 54.5 cm
Width 28.6 cm
Credit Line Gift of the Philadelphia Commercial Museum (also known as the Philadelphia Civic Center Museum), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 2003
Other Number 1995.X.16591 - Other Number

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