REF: E0020

A Rare Kukukuku Pineapple Stone War Club, Papua New Guinea, Eastern Highlands

  • A Rare Kukukuku Pineapple Stone War Club, Papua New Guinea, Eastern Highlands

    This rare war club is from the remote Morobe Province within the Eastern Highlands of Papua New Guinea, showing a hand carved stone head having two rows of segmented protrusions, fitted over woven rattan fibres and affixed to a tapering wooden shaft. Dimensions noted as illustrated: 4.5” high x 26” long x 4.5” deep.                           

    Provenance: Purchased by direct descent from the family of Dr. George P. Holland, a noted Entomologist and former Director of The Entomology Research Institute with the Canadian Department of Agriculture, who obtained this and other indigenous artefacts while on a 5 month scientific research expedition to Papua New Guinea in 1957.

    Dr. Holland was also awarded the distinction of Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada.

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