1923.56.9

Model of a hide covered coracle. [SM (Verve) 13/03/2013]

Place details: ASIA. India. Tamil Nadu? Karnataka? Cauvery River. Local Name: Unknown. Materials: Animal Hide Skin / Cane Plant / ?. Processes: Perforated / Bent / Stitched / Stretched / Wicker Woven / ?. Dimensions: Max L = 435 mm Max W = 420 mm When Collected: before end 1923 Acquired: Donated 1923

KEYWORD: Boat / Model / CLASS: Navigation / Model / ?.

Object description: Model of a hide covered coracle. The hide is stretched over a cane frame and stitched on around the edge. [SM (Verve) 13/03/2013]