Samoan Sawtooth Club (fa’alaufa’i), Samoa Islands. Carved and engraved hardwood. fa’alaufa’i, a similar but longer club carved from toa wood, the flared grip with pattern leading to repeating stacked, overlapping diamond forms and a spatula form tip; fine deep reddish brown patina. Approx L80.5cm. PROVENANCE John Magers Collection, Sydney.