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The Single Canoe, or Flying proa of the Friendly Islands, with its out-rigger.

Major collection: Hart Nautical
Named collection: Arthur H. Clark Collection
Object type: aquatint
Maker: Hall
Place made: United Kingdom, England
Date made: 1800
Materials: ink; paper
Measurements: 8 in x 9 in
Nomenclature: canoes
Classification: vessel type depiction

Engraving of a a single vessel (canoe) provided with an outrigger, in which a stick of timber about the length of the canoe is placed parallel with it. Into the upper part of the log small but strong sticks are placed vertically and close together. Over them and the side of the canoe is a bamboo platform.


CC-P-0013

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