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E078217 - items, canoe, Singleton, Hunter, New South Wales, Australia, 16/12/1982 
Australian Museum 
photographer: Ms, Emma Furno
 
Summary:
E078217 - 16/12/1982, canoe, Singleton, Hunter, New South Wales, Australia, Australia
Item Name:
canoe
Label:
This canoe is probably from the Hunter Valley region of New South Wales, Australia. The canoe is constructed from a single length of bark, possibly stringy bark. The bark sheet has been folded together at each end and secured with a wooden peg and bark lashings. The inside surface of the canoe is smooth while rough bark makes up the outer surface of the canoe. Canoes of this type were generally used in the inland waters of south-east Australia.
Place:
Singleton
Region:
Hunter
Province/State:
New South Wales
Country:
Australia
Collection Area:
Australia
Museum Department:
Anthropology
Registration Date:
16/12/1982
Registration Number:
E078217
Associated Stories:
The Morrison Collection
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E078217 - items, canoe, Singleton, Hunter, New South Wales, Australia, 16/12/1982 
Australian Museum 
photographer: Ms, Emma Furno
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E078217 - items, canoe, Singleton, Hunter, New South Wales, Australia, 16/12/1982 
Australian Museum 
photographer: Ms, Emma Furno
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E078217 - items, canoe, Singleton, Hunter, New South Wales, Australia, 16/12/1982 
Australian Museum 
photographer: Ms, Emma Furno
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Bark canoe from the Hunter Valley, New South Wales. Acquired in 1982. 
Australian Museum 
photographer: AM, Photography Dept - Photographer Unknown