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Wooden club. New Caledonia. 
Australian Museum 
photographer: Ms. Emma Furno
 
Summary:
H000147 - 28/8/1894, club, , , , New Caledonia, Pacific
Item Name:
club
Label:
Carved, wooden, four-pointed war club. The club was collected in New Caledonia in 1774 by Captain Cook on his second Pacific voyage. It was exhibited at the Colonial and Indian Exhibition in London in 1886, bought by the New South Wales Government and donated to the Museum in 1895.
Keywords:
warfare
male
Country:
New Caledonia
Collection Area:
Pacific
Museum Department:
Anthropology
Registration Date:
28/08/1894
Registration Number:
H000147
Associated Stories:
Cook Collection - New Caledonia
Cook collection - history of acquisition
Captain James Cook's Pacific Voyages
Cook's Pacific Voyages - Trade and Exchange
James Cook - Early Life
Endeavour's Destinations 1769-1770
Images
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Wooden club. New Caledonia. 
Australian Museum 
photographer: Ms. Emma Furno
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Wooden club. New Caledonia. 
Australian Museum 
photographer: Ms. Emma Furno
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Wooden club. New Caledonia. 
Australian Museum 
photographer: Ms. Emma Furno
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Wooden club. New Caledonia. 
Australian Museum 
photographer: Ms. Emma Furno
5:
Wooden club, New Caledonia. 
Australian Museum 
photographer: AM, Photography Dept - T Wickey