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Model sailing outrigger canoe made of wood: hull, with keel, built of lashed longitudinal "patches", partly covered with three longitudinal struts; symmetrical, very slightly crescent-shaped float; three booms, two outer ones connected to float by V-shaped stanchions; five stringers over outrigger platform and two diagonal bracing struts; vegetable-fibre lashings; plaited pandanus-palm (?) leaf sail of five sections, outer one with decorative darker plaiting, now disconnected from hull; paddle with long lanceolate blade.
- Production date
Height: 61.50 centimetres (horizontal crate)
Height: 63 centimetres (of sail)
Length: 83 centimetres (of canoe)
Length: 40 centimetres (of paddle)
Width: 129.50 centimetres (horizontal crate)
Width: 45 centimetres (of canoe)
Depth: 78.30 centimetres (horizontal crate)
- Curator's comments
- See Eth.Doc.1061.
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.
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
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