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inch thick at edges; at 32 inches, strap of 11 bands, same dimen- ^^H'
sions; at 36.5 inches, strap of 10 bands i inch thick at edges; at oidmaii.
40.75 inches, strap of 6 bands 1.25 inches thick at edges and set
outward at 30° angle.

Shaft: Circumference at haft, 4 inches, flanging to 5.25 inches; lug semi-
circular, full width, in plane of blade, V-perforation.

Blade: End, 4.75 by 1.5 inches; cupped, rounded band 0.12 inch thick over
head in continuation of median lines.

Ornament: Tie of 5 parts of sennit.



62 CLUB TYPES OF NUCLEAR POLYNESIA.

Length, 44.25 inches, of which blade is 16.5 inches; at 27.5 inches, strap of
2 bands 0.25 inch thick, of which one merges in swelling of shaft; at 29 inches,
strap of 5 bands; at 31.75 inches, strap of 7 bands; at 35.5 inches,
strap of 9 bands; at 40 inches, strap of 9 bands. Samoa

Shaft: 4 longitudinal angles continuous throughout; circum- oidman.
ference at haft, 3.75 inches, flanging to 5.5 inches; lug pentagonal,
in plane of blade, pierced.

Blade: End, 4.5 by 0.5 inch, cupped.

Ornament: Stain of one tie.

Length, 42 inches, of which blade is 14.5 inches; at 27.25 inches, strap of

4 bands 0.12 inch thick; at 30.5 inches, strap of 6 bands; at 34.5 inches, strap
of 7 bands; at 39.25 inches, strap of 9 bands.

Shaft: Longitudinal ridges of blade rapidly deliquesce in shaft; g^^^
circumference at haft, 3.75 inches; lug semicircular, in plane of oidmaii.
blade, perforated.

Blade: Circumference, 4.25 inches at beginning; end, 4 by 1.25 inches,
cupped.

Ornament: Stains of 3 ties.

Length, 39 inches, of which blade is 12 inches; at 27 inches, strap of 4 bands
in 1.75 inches, 0.25 inch thick at edges; blank space 2.5 inches; strap of 5 bands
in 2.5 inches; blank space 2.75 inches; strap of 5 bands in 2.25 p 2274
inches. Samoa.

Shaft: Circumference at haft, 4 inches, flanging to 4.5 inches; Oidman.
lug triangular, full width, in plane of blade, perforated.

Blade: Circumference at shaft, 4.5 inches; end 0.75 inch thick, worn but
suggestive of cupping.

Ornament : 3 ties of sennit, 5 coils in first and third, 3 coils in second.

Length, 42 inches, of which blade is 14.5 inches; at 27.5 inches, strap of

5 bands 0.25 inch thick at edges; at 31 inches, strap of 8 bands; at 36 inches,
strap of 10 bands; at 41.5 inches, strap of 3 bands forming end. p 2266.

Shaft: Circumference at haft, 4.25 inches, flanging to 5 inches; Tonga,
end domed. (?FiJi-)

Ornament: Herring-bone, band-and-zigzag, and basketry throughout.

PADDLE CLUBS.

Plate in, k, I. Provenience: Samoa, Tonga, Fiji.

In studying the lapalapa clubs we began with a group the bulk of
whose head showed clearly that their lumber source was in the round
of the trunk or branch. Gradually we passed to clubs of the same
design in which the heads were wide but lacked thickness, a mark of a
transition of lumber source to the plank. It is only on account of
design that we have included such a piece as shown in Plate III, /,
among the lapalapa, inasmuch as it is evident that it was carved from
a plank.

Attention is renewed upon the amount of work which awaits the
clubwright and his quite human endeavor to reduce that labor. The
width of the head and of the clubs next to be examined will make it
quite apparent that an enormous amount of cutting with very poor



TYPES OF THE CLUBS.



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tools would be required to shape the piece from the round. It is
known that these island carpenters had mastered the trick of the wedge
(Una) and it was within their power, albeit slowly and laboriously, to
rive from the trunk a more or less regular plank. From inspection of
them at their work we may state that the clubs with which we now are
to deal are worked from rived lumber.

The paddle may serve in time of need for a club, and there is island
authority for the statement that these clubs are derived from such use
of the tool of their common navigation. But the design has under-
gone development in the art of the club. Not one of these pieces is a
copy of the island paddle; it could not be used successfully for the pro-
pulsion of a canoe; it is merely a conventional design which has been
specialized upon the paddle base. As in the lapalapa, so here is found
the cross-rib as a convenient criterion for the presentation of two
species of paddle club :

A. Cross-ribs heavily carved over shaft at blade.

B. Lacking cross-ribs.

Table 30.



Piece


Length


Haft


Blade-length


Width


Thickness


No.


(inches) .


(inches) .


(inches) .


(inches) .


(inches) .


2257


52


4-5


15


5


0.75


2258


48


4


14


5


1-75


2256


53


4-5


19


4-75


1-5


2260


50


4-5


18


5


1.5


2262


4.-? -5


4


18


5-5


1-5


2257 a


42


4-5


155


4-75


I



In species A there are 6 pieces for examination, the essential dimen-
sions being shown in table 30.

Flanging of the shaft is found in 2257, 2258, 2257 a, and in 2260 the
unusual form of rising by successive steps. The end of the shaft is cut
square across. The lug is lacking to 2262, triangular in 2257 and 2256,
semicircular in 2260 and 2257 a, and in 2258 has been so shattered as to
lack distinction. The maximum width of the blade seems roughly to
bear some relation to shape ; several pieces occur in which the maximum
width is found on the blade at the same distance from the tip and others
at which that width occurs about one and a half times that measure-
ment from the tip, the latter producing in the blade a more pointed
eflfect.

Of species B there are 1 7 specimens, and here it is necessary to omit
some of the blade-measurements because of the impossibihty of
estabhshing a demarcation between blade and shaft (table 31).

Flanging of the haft is found in all these clubs except 3359, 3174 a,
3356, 3360, and 3174, and in 2261 we find a long flange, or more prop-



64



CLUB TYPES OF NUCLEAR POLYNESIA.



erly a taper. The ends of hafts are commonly cut square, but in 3146,
2259, and 2268 we find them Hghtly domed. Lugs are found, except
in 3174 a, 1975, and 2268; they are semicircular in 3146, 2261, 3145,
3355. 3359. 3358> and 3174, triangular in 2271, 2264, 2259, and 3357,
square in 3356, and mutilated beyond distinction in 2269. The width
of blade falls into the two classes established for the former species.

Table 3L



Piece


Length


Haft


Blade-width


Thickness


No.


(inches).


(inches).


(inches) .


(inches) .


3146


46


4


3-75


1-5


2261


41-5


4


3-75


1-5


3145


44


4 25


4


1-25


3355


45


4


4


• 75


2269


42


4 25


3-5


2.25


3359


37


3-5




1-75


3174 a


39


4


4


2


3356


45


425


3 25


1-5


2271


44


4-25


3-5


2.25


1975


49


4 25


4


2.25


3358


41-5


3-75


3-75


1-5


3360


43


4-5


4 25


1-75


2264


42


4-25


3-5


2.25


3174


41


4


4


1-5


2259


47


4-25


4 25


I


2268


34


3-5


3 25


■ 75


3357


43-5


4


4


1-75



p 2257.

Tonga.
Oldman.
Plate III, k;
XIV, 74.



Length, 52 inches, of which blade is 15 inches; single cross-rib at 34.5 inches,
twin cross-ribs at 36 inches.

Haft: Circumference, 4.5 inches, flanging to 5 inches; cut
square; lug triangular, full width, in plane of blade, per-
forated.

Blade: Width indeterminate by reason of chipping at
greatest breadth, but more than 5 inches; thickness 0.75
inch.

Ornament : Crudely paneled in band-and-zigzag longitudinal and transverse
until near first cross-rib, where several basketry patterns appear; cross-ribs
marked with diagonals or herring-bone incisions; the two faces of the club
differ in decoration, each longitudinal half of each face decorated indepen-
dently; lizard figure on one face of club longitudinally placed in area of
maximum width.

Length, 48 inches, of which blade is 14 inches; twin cross-ribs at 31 inches
and 34 inches.

Haft: Circumference, 4 inches, flanging to 5 inches; cut
square; lug vertical to blade, broken.

Blade: Width, 5 inches at 4 inches from tip; thickness,
1.75 inches.

Ornament: Grip, 4.5 inches, beginning and ending with
double band-and-zigzag strap, filled with longitudinal same
element and strapped with double band in 5 zigzag points
0.75 inch wide; 4 longitudinal stripes from grip to tip; with the exception of
one panel of palm leaf, 3 designs of band-and-zigzag are in use in various
combinations. In one unit a pair of longitudinal band-and-zigzag is crossed



P 2258.

Tonga.

Oldman.

Plates IX, 6; XII,
43, 44, 45; XIV,
59, 79, 80; XV,
87,88;XVn, 138.



TYPES OF THE CLUBS. 65

diagonally by a double element of the same, sometimes sinistral and some-
times dextral. In another a longitudinal element is crossed by a double
band-and-zigzag at each end, and this is associated with a crossing in the
center producing a basketry appearance in the panel. In yet another, longi-
tudinal element is crossed by transverse double band-and-zigzag and at each
end by a series of diagonals suggesting palm-leaf; when these opposite diag-
onals have been brought together the carver has been sedulous to keep them
distinct, either by a band or by a strongly marked incision. The blade is
paneled in stock patterns with 4 figures from hfe on one side; on the other,
2 figures from life and 2 figures of concentric circles.

Length, 53 inches, of which blade is 19 inches; cross-ribs at 34 inches.

Haft: Circumference, 4.5 inches; cut square; lug triangular, vertical to
plane of blade, perforated.

Blade: Width, 4.75 inches at 5.5 inches from tip; thick- P 2256.
ness, 1.5 inches. Oldnfan

Ornament: At haft, pair of zigzags bordered by 2 bands; piatesIX,i;XII,
grip, 4 inches, dextral spiral of band-and-zigzag crossed by 36, 37; XV, 98.
sinistral spiral of the same, making 1.5 turns; from this
point 4 longitudinal bands continue to tip of blade; 20 transverse straps of
double band-and-zigzag; in first 6 compartments sinistral diagonals of band-
and-zigzag alternate with unit of i longitudinal zigzag separated by plain
band from a pair of zigzags ; at compartment 7 the two faces of the club differ
as far as the tip. Face A: Compartments 7, 8, 9, unit of longitudinal band-
and-zigzag at lower left with sinistral diagonal of same upper right. Com-
partments 10, II, 12, alternation of panels consisting of transverse double
band-and-zigzag with panel having two longitudinal band-and-zigzag and i
zigzag without band forming diamond pattern ; transverse straps 1 1 and 1 2
show passage from zigzag to straight fines; cross-rib double, unornamented;
left side of blade, in first compartment longitudinal band-and-zigzag lower
left, herring-bone upper right, separated by distinct diagonal; second com-
partment longitudinal band-and-zigzag lower left, sinistral diagonal upper
right; 4 transverse band-and-zigzag to center rib; rest of blade modified
basketry with peculiar triangular interruption of design near tip. Face B:
Compartments 7, 8, 9, left side longitudinal band-and-zigzag lower left, trans-
verse same, upper right separated by broad diagonal; right side, longitudinal
band-and-zigzag upper left, transverse same lower right. Compartments
10, II, 12 left, longitudinal band-and-zigzag upper left, dextral diagonal lower
right. Blade left : all compartments longitudinal band-and-zigzag lower right,
dextral diagonal upper left. Blade right: compartments 13, 14, 15, 16 divided
by cross-saltire in which overs and unders alternate; in 13, bottom triangle of
sinistral band-and-zigzag, left triangle of transverse, upper triangle of dextral,
right triangle of longitudinal; in 14 and 15, bottom and upper triangles dex-
tral, other units as before; in 16, bottom triangle dextral, upper sinistral; rest
of blade in compartments of longitudinal band-and-zigzag in upper left,
sinistral upper right. On face A in compartment 3 left human figure.

Length, 50 inches, of which blade is 18 inches, cross-rib at 32 inches.

Haft: Circumference, 4.5 inches, flanging to 5.5 inches in 4 steps with
incised ornament; square cut, lug semicircular, vertical to
plane of blade, perforated. ^ 2260.

Blade: Width, 5 inches at 5 inches from tip; thickness 1.5 oidman.
inches. Plate X," 13, 19;

Ornament: Carina on blade indicated by stripe of zigzag XI, 17, 20, 23.
bordered by band on each side, which ornament borders whole
of this face of blade; other face, carina indicated by single plain band, border



66 CLUB TYPES OF NUCLEAR POLYNESIA.

as on other face only as far as point of maximum width. Grip: right-hand
spiral of strongly sculptured zigzag with double band for 12 inches to trans-
verse strap of same element, whole grip covered with sinistral spiral of plain
band i inch \vide making 5.5 turns. Rest of shaft to rib divided by longi-
tudinal bands into 4 panels; each panel contains 2 elements 2 inches long,
I inch wide, alternately in each direction; one element dextral spiral zigzag
with double band, the other, triple herring-bone dextral, elements parted by
plain band. First two elements on 2 adjacent panels of double length; in
one the herring-bone pattern has but 2 units. Cross-rib: double band 0.25
inch thick, ornamented with radial incisions on faces toward blade. Blade:
face having ornate carina is divided by carina and transverse bands into
18 proportionate compartments; bands of subdivision alternate between zig-
zag with double band and plain band alternating in direction of length and
width; each panel consists of band-and-zigzag dextral from bottom corner
filled with sinistral element and the remaining space with horizontal of same
unit. Other face divided by longitudinal band into distinct halves. Left
half divided by zigzag and double band into 6 compartments, of which i, 3,
4, and 5 are filled with right-and-left em^ployment of the element divided by
plain longitudinal band, except 4, which is divided by zigzag and double
band ; compartment 2 has basketry of 2 elements, one consisting of 3 band-
and-zigzag, the other coconut-leaf, together with a third stripe of band-and-
zigzag alternately longitudinal and transverse. Right-hand side: panels i,
4, 5, and 6 as panel i left; panel 2 corresponds to 2 left, except that in two of
its elements herring-bone replaces the coconut; transverse subdivision by
zigzag and double band.

Length, 43.5 inches, of which blade is 18 inches; cross-rib at 25 inches.

Haft : Circumference, 4 inches, oval in section for 5 inches next blade, square-
cut end with insert of 15-toothed cachalot-ivory plate. p 2262.

Blade: Width, 5.5 inches at 9 inches from tip; thickness, Tonga.
1.5 inches, not carinate. Oldman.

Ornament: Grip, 8.5 inches longitudinal band-and-zigzag; P^**® ^» ^o-
sinistral stripe of band-and-zigzag 2 inches wide, 7.75 inches in one complete
turn, to strap of 2 plain bands, followed by sinistral spiral same as before
8.25 inches to 3 bands at cross-rib. Blade : 4 panels of same design flanked by
9 half -panels; each element of design suggests coconut leaf, in which midrib
is represented by distinct band, and leaflets pointing toward haft by single
zigzag and double bands.

Length, 42 inches, of which blade is 15.5 inches.

Haft: Circumference, 4.5 inches, flanging to 5.5 inches; lug semicircular, in
plane of blade.

Blade: Width, 4.75 inches at 4 inches from tip; thickness, ^"57 a.
I inch.

Ornament: Unfinished specimen blocked out ready for ornament; grip,
longitudinal band-and-zigzag, finished; next section partly blocked out, i
stripe completed, 3 others begun.

Length, 46 inches.

Haft: Circumference, 4 inches, flanging to 5 inches, slightly domed; lug
semicircular in plane of blade.

Blade: Width, 3.75 inches at 2.5 inches; thickness, 1.5 P 3146.
inches. OldJTan

Ornament: 4 longitudinal bands haft to tip. No indica- piate xill 53,
tion of beginning of blade or grip. Shaft, band-and-zigzag 56; XV, 89, 108.
longitudinal and transverse, herring-bone, and one panel
of 4 longitudinal elements alternately diamond and unit of ovals with major



TYPES OF THE CLUBS. 67

axis marked (cowry base) and diamond punctation; length of panel, 6 inches.
At 26 inches, where blade might be expected to begin, ornament slightly
changes to panels of band-and-zigzag and herring-bone and basketry, with
no noteworthy difference between sides of blade. At point of greatest width
12 units surrounding blade of arc subtending diamonds convex toward tip.
Upon each face of blade at tip, left half figure of bird, right half figure of man
with radiant arc over head.

Length, 41.5 inches.

Haft: Circumference, 4 inches, tapering to 4.5 inches at head; square-cut;
lug semicircular, vertical to plane of blade.

Blade: 3.75 inches wide at 2 inches; thickness, 1.5 inches. P 2261.

Ornament: Strap band-and-zigzag at haft; grip, 6.5 inches ^°"S^-
to plain transverse strap divided at 3.5 inches by double p/atT^XIV 81
band-and-zigzag strap. Compartment i: sinistral spirals of 82;XVI, 118I129;
band-and-zigzag, of dentelles and basketry and one spiral XVII, 140.
of dentelles; bird-points-bird-points-bird-straight lines-bird-
zigzag-bird. Compartment 2: conventional patterns of zigzags, dentelles,
straight lines, 4 longitudinal bands to tip, 3 beginning at middle of grip, one
at end. Double band-and-zigzag at 23.5 inches marking off blade. General
ornament, conventional patterns, no particular distinction between sides of
blade. Two associated panels on shaft picture, each a pair of birds in
flight. Human figures, a pair brandishing paddle-clubs, one with arms
uplifted, another indicating arc above head.

Length, 44 inches.

Haft: Circumference, 4.25 inches, flanging to 5.5 inches; lug roughly can.'^ed,
V-perf oration.

Blade: Width, 4 inches at 4 inches; thickness, 1.25 inches. xonea^

Ornament : 4 longitudinal bands strongly marked, can.-ing oidman.

of whole club very deep and sharp. Patterns of band-and- Plate XIV, 66,

zigzag, basketry, 16 figures, human and animal. Around 67, 68, ^9> 75;

flange of haft, 4 fish of 2 patterns alternately, one showing 2 ^^' ^°^} y^jj'

fins at center of body, the other 3, a distinction holding in j^pj j^-/ '
fish figures found on blade.

Length, 45 inches.

Haft: Circumference, 4 inches, flanging to 5.25 inches; lug semicircular,
vertical to plane of blade, V-perf oration.

Blade : Width, 4 inches at 2.5 inches ; thickness, 0.75 inch. P 3355.

Ornament: 4 longitudinal bands from tip to 10 inches from ^Xl^^^^^'
haft. Sinistral spiral of 15 turns in 21 inches, carr>'ing pat- pia™m i- XI
tern of herring-bone and band-and-zigzag with double bands; jg^ 22, XII, 40. '
other face band-and-zigzag, herring-bone, and basketr}^ of
various types.

Length, 42 inches.

Haft: Circumference, 4.25 inches, flanging to 5.25 inches; lug broken.

Blade: Width, 3.5 inches at 2 inches; thickness, 2.25 inches.

Ornament: 4 longitudinal bands; 18.5 inches of shaft filled with P 2269.
transverse band-and-zigzag for half circumference, other half Qidman
paneled with basketry and band-and-zigzag; one half of blade bas-
ketry and band-and-zigzag pattern covered with dextral diagonals ; other half
of smaller pattern covered with twice as many dextral diagonals ; on one face
of tip 2 pairs of arcs convex toward point, subtending graduated zigzags.



68 CLUB TYPES OF NUCLEAR POLYNESIA.

Length, 37 inches.

Haft: Circumference, 3.5 inches; square-cut; lug small, semicircular, ver-
tical to plane of blade. p 335^.

Blade: Width, 4 inches at 2 inches; thickness, 1.75 inches. (?) Tonga.

Ornament: Much worn; 4 longitudinal bands throughout; Oldma^.

band-and-zigzag sinistral spiral making 14 turns in 21 inches; xv^*L sl' Is-

band-and-zigzag, herring-bone, and on blade some basketry; xvi, 112, ' 119',

7 human and animal figures. 120.



Length, 39 inches. p 3174 a.

Haft: Circumference, 4 inches; cut square. (?) Tonga.

Blade: Width, 4 inches at 3 inches from tip; thickness, Oldman.
2 inches. Plate XV, 99.

Ornament: Herring-bone and band-and-zigzag with basketry; 4 longitu-
dinal bands; i human figure.

Length, 45 inches.

Haft: Circumference, 4.25 inches; cut square; lug square, V-perforation.

Blade: Width, 3.25 inches at 2 inches; thickness, 1.5 inches. „ ,

Ornament : 4 longitudinal bands ; diagonal panels band-and- (?) Tonga,
zigzag and herring-bone for 22.5 inches to inconspicuous (?) Oldman.
single band apparently indicating blade. Plate XII, 35,

Blade: Basketry, band-and-zigzag, herring-bone, similar ^°' "^9' ' 5^-
on two faces, except that on one face the tip shows two arcs subtending
graduated lines.

Length, 44 inches.

Haft: Circumference, 4.25 inches, flanging to 6 inches; cut square; lug
triangular, not full width, vertical to plane of blade, perforated.

Blade: Width, 3.5 inches at 2 inches from tip; thickness, 2.25 P 2271.

inches. Oldman

Ornament: 4 longitudinal bands throughout; band-and-zigzag,
herring-bone, basketry; dextral spiral of double band, 6 turns in 23 inches.

Length, 49 inches.

Haft: Circumference, 4.5 inches, flanging to 5.5 inches; cut square; V-
perf oration.

Blade: Width, 4 inches at 3 inches; thickness, 2.25 inches. (7\V^'

Ornament: 4 heavy longitudinal bands throughout; band- Huston collec-

and-zigzag and basketry; both faces alike; 7 human figures, tor.

and 7 dowels for applied ornament, of which one piece of Plate XV, 106;

pearl-shell remains in place ; these applied ornaments balance ^°9j "o; XVI,

. 11^ 121 120*

respectively to the axis of the club, i pair at 16 inches from xvil 146.' *

tip, 2 pairs at widest part of club balanced in design, the odd
ornament at extreme tip of head; 2 applied figures of the octopus design, one
at tip 1. 1 5 inches long and 0.25 inch wide; others of irregular form.

Length, 41.5 inches.

Haft: Circumference, 3.75 inches, flanging to 5 inches; square-cut; lug semi-
circular, in plane of blade.

Blade: Width, 3.75 inches at 2.5 inches; thickness, 2.25 P 3358.
inches. (?) Tonga.

Ornament: 4 longitudinal bands; haft, i inch strap of 4 pi^^xill
units band-and-zigzag; basketry for 16 inches, with 7 straps xvil 136. ' '
of triple band-and-zigzag except one-half of third strap filled



TYPES OF THE CLUBS. 69

by quadruple zigzag without band; blade, herring-bone and band-and-zigzag,
faces alike ; one face of tip has 4 arcs subtending graduated zigzag, other face
2 groups of paired human figures with intervening design.

Length, 43 inches.

Haft: Circumference, 4.5 inches; cut sc{uare; lug reduced to knob vertical
to plane of blade; V-perf oration.

Blade: Width, 4.25 inches at 3 inches from tip; thickness, 1.75 P 3360.

inches. OldmaT*

Ornament: Strap of band-and-zigzag at haft. Grip 1 1.5 inches,
herring-bone with band-and-zigzag in slight dextral spiral to plain transverse
strap; panel, 5.25 inches to similar band, filled with herring-bone and band-
and-zigzag and 2 pairs of bands making saltire cross; similar compartment
4 inches, same decoration to double band-and-zigzag strap. Blade: 4 longi-
tudinal bands strongly marked, band-and-zigzag, herring-bone, basketry,
faces similar.

Length, 42 inches.

Haft: Circumference, 4.25 inches, flanging to 6 inches; lug triangular, ver-
tical to plane of blade.

Blade: Width, 3.5 inches at 2.5 inches; thickness, 2.25 inches. ^n^x

Ornament: Unfinished band-and-zigzag and basketry. Blade oidman. '
finished except for extreme tip ; longitudinal band strongly marked ;
one face, alternate panels of basketry and longitudinal band-and-zigzag
separated by double strap band-and-zigzag; other face, triangular panels,
alternately longitudinal and diagonal band-and-zigzag separated by diagonal
bands.

Length, 41 inches.

Haft: Circumference, 4 inches, unflanged; cut square; lug semicircular,
V-perf oration.

Blade: Width, 4 inches at 3 inches; thickness, 1.5 inches. P3i74-

Ornament : Broad band of sinistral spiral making 20 turns 01^^
in 21 inches; intervening pattern herring-bone in 3 distinct piate XI 21'
patterns: (i) longitudinal and dextral diagonal; (2) alter- XVI, 122.
nating diagonals; (3) alternating diagonal of 2 sets opposed;
strap of 38 bands and 2 saw-teeth design facing outward in space of 0.75 inch.
Blade: longitudinal bands on face and edge; at widest part strap of double
band-and-zigzag; left half of each face in basketry; right half band-and-zig-
zag; small human figure.

Length, 47 inches.

Haft: Circumference, 4.25 inches, flanging to 5 inches; slightly domed; lug
triangular, vertical to plane of blade, perforated.

Blade : Width, 4.25 inches at 3.5 inches from tip; thickness, P 2259.
I inch Tonga.

Ornament : Strap of band-and-zigzag at haft ; dextral spiral pj^te XVII 144.


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