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Wood model sailing outrigger canoe: dugout hull, raised deck with two bailing hatches, outer protection side and steadying struts extending to each end of hull; symmetrical, slightly crescent-shaped float; five booms, two outer and middle one connected to float by four paired stanchions each; six stringers over outrigger platform; ropes for holding down sail of plaited pandanus-palm leaf (?), now disconnected from hull; also disconnected mast, spar (?) and steering (?) paddle with length of rope threaded through two perforations on proximal end of long lanceolate blade .
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Height: 89.50 centimetres (of sail)
Length: 58.50 centimetres (of paddle)
Length: 48 centimetres
Width: 37.50 centimetres
- Not on display
- Fair, but lashing in poor state.
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- Acquisition notes
- Collection made by donor in field between 1970 and 1982 (but mainly in early 1970s) while resident in Nadi, Fiji, where her husband was employed.
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
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