Model: outrigger canoe, SUVA FIJI

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Souvenir model of an outrigger with a woven sail. 'SUVA FIJI' is carved in the side of the main hull and painted on the sail.

Main hull made of wood and varnished or wood-stained and painted. Ama, frame and booms unpainted – a mix of wood and bamboo. Split in ‘seat’ area in main hull. Woven pandanus sail. String rigging and lashings.
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Maker and role
Unknown: Maker
Wood: Hull, ama, frame
Natural Fibre: Sail, lashing
Measurement details
3D objects (HxWxD): H 556 x W 390 x D 53mm: 0 - Whole
Production place and notes
Suva, Fiji, Oceania
On display?
Not on display


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