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Canoe Strake

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Artist Unknown (Maori)

Date

19th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Canoe Strake, Artist Unknown (Maori)
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Woodwork | Wood, shell, nails
Size: 10 1/4 x 57 3/16 x 2 1/2 in. (26.04 x 145.26 x 6.35 cm)
Creation Place: Oceania, Polynesia, Aotearoa (New Zealand)
Culture: Maori, Oceania, Polynesia, Aotearoa (New Zealand)
Style: 19th century
Physical Description: wood panel carved with organic design in curvilinear shapes with several nailed-in shells; reddish finish
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The John Cowles Family Fund
Accession Number: 2002.193
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009