Marquesan. <em>Club ('U'u)</em>, 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)

Club ('U'u)

Artist:Marquesan

Medium: Wood

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:late 18th early 19th century

Dimensions: 56 x 6 5/8 x 4 1/2 in. (142.2 x 16.8 x 11.4 cm)

Collections:

Museum Location: Brooklyn Museum, BMA, 5H3, 7-TOP

Accession Number: 35.2183

Image: 35.2183_detail1_bw.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
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. Condition: good.

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