shark tooth club

Shark Tooth Club

The Shark Tooth Club or the Leiomano is a weapon used by various Polynesian tribes, which.

stingray spear - Google Search

stingray spear - Google Search

The Taiaha is a traditional close combat, hand held Maori Weapon carved in the form of an ancestor.  In Maori Weapons the tongue represents oratory skills, the eyes to keep alert, and the feathers adorn the head to distract opponents. The Taiaha is a very special Maori Carving and a treasure that is passed down from generation to generation.

The Taiaha is a traditional close combat, hand held Maori Weapon carved in the form of an ancestor. In Maori Weapons the tongue represents oratory skills, the eyes to keep alert, and the feathers adorn the head to distract opponents. The Taiaha is a very special Maori Carving and a treasure that is passed down from generation to generation.

Mere Pounamu  Maori  The Minneapolis Institute of Art  “Among the Maori, weapons were regarded as treasured heirlooms, and those made of nephrite, also called New Zealand jade, were the most precious of all.  This prestigious club would have been a chiefly weapon, intended for hand-to-hand combat.  The warrior would grasp it with either hand and attack the enemy with short slicing or thrusting motions.  This type of club was also a status symbol, worn tucked into the belt before battle, and…

Mere Pounamu Maori The Minneapolis Institute of Art “Among the Maori, weapons were regarded as treasured heirlooms, and those made of nephrite, also called New Zealand jade, were the most precious of all. This prestigious club would have been a chiefly weapon, intended for hand-to-hand combat. The warrior would grasp it with either hand and attack the enemy with short slicing or thrusting motions. This type of club was also a status symbol, worn tucked into the belt before battle, and…

Maori famous spear weapon

Maori famous spear weapon

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