EARLY 20TH CENTURY SAMOAN NIFO'OTI CANE KNIFE: Tradition war club or knife of Samoa, Nifo Oti were commonly fashion from imported English sugar cane machetes or blubber knives with a hook on the end. 19 1/2'' blade marked ''Martindale Birmingham England, Registered, Made in England, No. 23W'' with alligator mark. Overall 35 1/4'' long.
CONDITION: Age consistent surface rust and wear.