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sword

sword
H362 - Wooden sword or club decorated with shark's teeth attached by wooden struts and fine fibre string. Tuvalu, the Pacific. 
Australian Museum 
photographer: AM, Photography Dept - Paul Ovenden
 
Summary:
H000362 - 5/3/1895, sword, , , , Tuvalu, Pacific
Item Name:
sword
Label:
Wooden sword or club decorated with shark's teeth attached by wooden struts and fine fibre string. Possibly from Tuvalu, the Pacific.
Keywords:
warfare
weapon
Country:
Tuvalu
Collection Area:
Pacific
Museum Department:
Anthropology
Registration Date:
05/03/1895
Registration Number:
H000362
Associated Stories:
Banks collection - history of acquisition