Summary

Model of a Malayan Koleh, a canoe shaped sailing vessel with a single mast. The model was one of many sailing vessels displayed in the Straights Settlement (Malayan) Court at the Melbourne International Exhibition which was held at the (Royal) Exhibition Building from 1 October 1880 - 31 May 1881. It was gifted to Museum Victoria's predecessor at the close of the exhibition by the Commissioners of the Straights Settlement Court.

Physical Description

Wooden model, canoe shaped hull with single mast, steered with an oar.

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