club (weapons: bludgeon)

Club with a doughnut shaped stone head set on a tapering hard wood shaft and fixed into place with a collar of split bamboo fibre, to which are attached numerous very small conch shells in a ring.

Label: Old display label, blue with printed text.

fighting

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