i ula drisia (Club)

About this object

History of use

To bludgeon or more commonly to throw with both hands over the head as a missile. Carried at all times in man's waistband, either singly or in pairs.

Cultural context

warfare

Physical description

Solid ball-headed hardwood, possibly root, with slightly pointing end. Short-shafted handle extends from opposite flat end, tapers and then flares at flat butt end. Unadorned with a dark brown patina.