Ceremonial(?) saw-toothed staff of carved wood wit

Made:
1870-1910

Ceremonial(?) saw-toothed staff of carved wood with flintstone teeth sunk into wooden half, with band of incised decoration, from Australia, 1870-1910

Details

Category:
Ethnography and Folk Medicine
Object Number:
A161925
Materials:
fibre, flint, wood
type:
saws ethnography (australasian), ceremonial, ethnography (australasian), saws
credit:
Glendining
status:
Loan: Wellcome Trust

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