Canoe Paddle

A paddle used for propelling and steering a canoe. It is carved in soft wood, with a narrow pointed end. The paddle is decorated with an incised zigzag on one side.

Further Information

  • Type: Transport
  • Object: Canoe Paddle
  • Materials: Wood
  • Culture Group: Sherbro
  • Dimensions: 1035mm x 185mm x 30mm
  • Production Date: Pre 1960
  • Associated Places: Sherbro Island (Collected)
  • Associated People: Guy Massie-Taylor (Collector)
  • Museum: Glasgow Museums
  • Accession Number: GLAMG:A.1985.13.dc

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