Vanuatu Club-Efate Island-Melanesian Art-Oceanic Art
Vanuatu clubs have a wonderful variety of styles and forms. This one is simple but elegant and very old. There are extensive areas of incised chevron motifs at the top and around the conical base. The wear and patina on the club is superb. It is assuredly a 19th century example, is ex. Alan Steele Collection, ex. Maui private collection, stands 36 ¾” (93.3 cm) in height.