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  • Catalogue No: 16939
  • Object Name: Paddle
  • Object Types: canoe; PhysicalObject
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Catalogue Number: 16939
Object Name: Paddle
Object Types: canoe
Significant Date:  
GEO Cultural Area:  


Canoe Paddle With Separate Slotted Handle Held In Place With One Nail.

Chenhall Designation

Category: 7: Distribution & Transportation Artifacts
Classification: Water Transportation Equipment
Subclassification: Water Transportation Accessories
Prime Term: Paddle, Boat
Secondary Term: Paddle, Canoe
Tertiary Term:  


Culture: Kwakwaka'wakw
Cultural Group:  
Community: Queen Charlotte Islands


Materials: Wood
Techniques: Nailed
Edition No:  
Colours: White

Object Measurements

Width: 143 mm
Length: 1310 mm
Height: 27 mm

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