- Museum number
Club (?), staff (?) made of wood.
Length: 145 centimetres
Width: 5.10 centimetres
Depth: 5.10 centimetres
- Curator's comments
- British Museum Beasley collection register description:
Wood club or staff; polished, medium brown; faint traces of painted ornament.
Beasley catalogue description:
1047. Matty Island. Straight club of hard red wood, slightly decorated with a design in zigzag pattern.
4 ft 9 in long
L. 57.2 inches
Marked in white ink: 270.
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- Beasley catalogue: 'From the Webster Coll. Bt. [?] S. Fenton, Cranbourne St, [London] W.'
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Previous owner/ex-collection number: 1047 (Original Beasley Collection Number)