Lot 4182

A Fijian Sali war club

Antique Arms and Armour from all over the world | A83aw | Live auction | 414 Lots

Hammer price € 3,200

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Description

The broad head with a raised ridge and serrated striking edge (one small defect), a ridged beak, the entire head embellished with fine geometric carvings down to the shaft. The slightly curved shaft with a small, knocked disc butt. The head with small cracks, beautifully patinated, heavy wood. Length 108 cm. These impressive clubs were also known as Cali or Tebetebe.

Provenance: Bedeutende belgische Privatsammlung.

Condition: II Questions about the lot?

General Information

The auction includes 416 lots and starts on Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2020 at 10 am (CET). Lot no. 4001 - 4416. The pre-sale viewing will take place from Oct. 18 - 21 and Oct. 28 - 31, 2020 from 2 to 6 pm (CET). However, the number of participants for both auction and viewing is limited due to Covid-19 restrictions and requires an appointment. Bring your favourite breathing mask! Prior to any visit please check our website - we'll update it as soon as the situation changes.