Oceania

Paopao outrigger canoe model

Samoa Islands, Polynesia

Carved wood, fiber
19th century
Length: 24 ½ in. (62 cm)
Height: 3 ¼ in. (8 cm)
Width: 8 ½ in. (22 cm)

Collected by Elizabeth Moore (1862-1920)
Ex London Missionary Society, Samoa Mission by 1891
Ex collection Michel Thieme, Amsterdam

Price: on request

Central Polynesia