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Robson surf ski

Date: c 1930s
Dimensions:
Overall: 320 x 3870 x 760 mm, 27.2 kg
Medium: plywood construction, paint
Credit Line: ANMM Collection Gift from A King
Object Name: Surf ski
Object No: 00000718

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    Description
    This object is a Robson surf ski featuring the characteristic wide nose of the 1930's.
    SignificanceThis surf craft was the first manufactured type of ski.
    HistoryThis surf craft was the first manufactured type of ski. The surf ski was an Australian innovation first seen in the early 1930s and was used for rescue work and recreation.

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