Fiji's Treasured Culture: Highlighting the collections of Museum Victoria

SEARCH RESULTS: TOPIC: Historical (photographs) / OBJECT: Warrior holding a throwing club, a modified natural-root type

Necklace Photograph of Man holding a club Photograph of three Fijian Men

Warrior holding a throwing club, a modified natural-root type

The most common personal weapon is the throwing club, i-ula tavatava, illustrated here in the hands of a warrior who is also wearing a boar's tusk ornament, bati ni vuaka, at his throat.
Reg. Number: XP17422
Fiji Museum photograph
Photograph of Man holding throwing club
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