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Club Necklace Photograph of four Fijian Warriors Men with clubs and fans

Man with club and boar tusk ornament

Dressed for dance, this warrior is wearing a skirt of blackened vines, likuwaloa, and is holding a large club known as sali, cali or tebetebe, sometimes referred to as a musket club. He is also wearing a boar's tusk neck ornament, bati ni vuaka.
Reg. Number: P 26.2 9, Fiji Museum
Fiji Museum photograph
Photograph of Man, club and ornament
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