Paddle

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Registration number
9494
Item name
Paddle 
Category
Transport
 
Indigenous name
 
Maker
 
Associated cultural group
 
Place
Pacific > Papua New Guinea
Map
Collector
Unrecorded 
Acquisition date
January 01, 1967 
Acquisition method
by Church of England Board of Missions 
Dimensions
H: W: 140 mm L: 1790 mm D: Circum:

Description

As reported for 1982 Australian Museum survey: Length 179cm (124cm handle, 55cm blade). Circumference of handle 11.5cm. Handle extends down each side of the blade. One side has geometric relief design. Wood. Handle tapers at end to circumference of 5.5cm ending in a point.

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