Canoe and Bailer, Namorik Atoll, Marshall Islands
Breadfruit wood, fiber
length 15ft 2in (462cm); width 5ft 8in (172.7cm)
Joseph E. Kennedy Collection, Hawaii
(See notes to Lot 38)
Canoes had ceased to have been made in the Marshall Islands before the Second World War. The Namorik Atoll is very very remote.