Lot: 30

Club "gatawaka", 19th century

Fidji Islands

Provenance Size Starting price / estimated price
Brandl, Bochum, Germany
Hans-Otto Glitza, Marl, Germany (1969)
L: 39.4 inch 800 EUR / 1500 EUR

heavy wood, old label with collection no. "147", missing parts, rest. This club's design and shape are based on the Pacific Boa (Candoia bibroni). Clubs of this type are often referred to as "snake" clubs.