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Hand constructed bark canoe

Date: 1988
Dimensions:
Overall: 762 x 3960 x 610 mm, 28.9 kg
Display Dimensions: 3810 x 585 x 650 mm
Medium: Messmate tree bark
Credit Line: ANMM Collection
Classification:Vessels and fittings
Object Name: Canoe
Object No: 00004853
Place Manufactured:Borroloola

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    Description
    Canoe, constructed by hand from the bark of a Messmate tree, a species of Eucalyptus (tetradonta).
    Made in the Northern Territory community of Borroloola, 1988.
    Additional Titles

    Assigned title: Boomschors kano

    Assigned title: Hand constructed bark canoe

    Assigned title: Borroloola canoe

    Assigned title: Rindenkanu

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