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Canoe

1998.2308 (RS24201)

Description

Birch-bark toy canoe w/ three interior wooden support beams lying perpendicular to the length of the canoe. Canoe is an orange/brown color and has two extra flaps of bark sewn at each end.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900-1920
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
bark (plant material)
birch (wood)
nailing
sewing (process)
Object type
Water Transportation Equipment
Descriptive terms
bark (plant material)
birch (wood)
Birchbark
CANOE
canoes
Machine Sewn
miniatures (toys)
Nailed
nailing
sewing (process)
Dimensions
2.875 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.2308
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
18215

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