Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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miniature canoe
  • United States
  • miniature canoe, late 1800s–early 1900s
  • Where object was made: Northeastern United States
  • wood, ink, carving
  • Object Height/Width/Length: 7.5 x 9 x 49 cm
    Object Height/Width/Length: 2 15/16 x 3 1/2 x 19 1/4 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.6144

The small wooden canoe has a flat bottom and rounded ends on the bottom. The top of each end is pointed. One end reads Adirondack Mts. in black. It has a shallow interior.