World Cultures, South America

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World Cultures

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Collection World Cultures, South America
User collections Collectables (All) by blueheatwave
Collectables (Africa) by blueheatwave
Gallery locationNot on display
PeopleProvenance: Tomlinson, James Ward ?
Provenance: Ward, James
Historical Association: Cook, James
EventsExploration: Cook's Third Voyage, 1776

Object details:

Object ID AAA2846
Description Wooden polished club of oblong section, flared at both ends, decorated with a shallow incised design. A cotton collar in the narrow section. Said to have been brought back from Captain Cook's 1776 expedition, but more likely to be a relic of Captain James Ward Tomlinson.
Date made 19th century

Place made Guyana
Credit National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London
Materials organic: cotton; wood
Measurements Overall: 65 x 445 x 100 mm
  • Club (AAA2846)
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