6 in WIDE x 3 in DEEP
(15.24 cm WIDE x 7.62 cm DEEP)
Klamath River
Museum Purchase

Boat, model with 3 paddles. (DC 6-93) Paddles numbered A, B, D; model canoe numbered C. "Yurok. Very nice. Made of redwood. Narrow paddles = up river; wider paddle = down river. Canoe reads as follows: nose - prow; lashed at eyes; lashing - necklaces; lungs- `M' shape; heart - `0' shape; kidneys in back; the width is the belly." (George Blake, 9/95)
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