An image of Keuleuka (war club)

Unknown Artist

Keuleuka (war club)

Other titles:
Fighting club
Location
Not on display
Place of origin
Wonenara, Obura-Wonenara District, Eastern Highlands Province, Papua New Guinea
Cultural origin
Baruya people
Year
early 20th century
collected 1966
Media
Arms & armour
Medium
stone, wood, plaited split-rattan binding, plant resin, red pigment
Dimensions
67.0 cm length; stone head 11.8 cm diameter
Credit
Gift of Stan Moriarty 1977
Accession number
585.1979
Copyright
© Baruya people, under the endorsement of the Pacific Islands Museums Association's (PIMA) Code of Ethics