Rennell Island Ceremonial War Club, ca. 1880
It's actually from the Rennell Islands in the Solomon Micronesian complex there. It's a war club, and they actually throw them. The Rennell Islands have these very interesting ones where they have this extraordinarily fine sennit binding. This comes from the 1870s, 1880s, and probably more for ceremonial use. I'd be comfortable putting a value of about $3,000 on it.
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