Summary

Wooden model of a three-masted Lanchang, a traditional Malayan sailing vessel, one of a number of models exhibited in the Straights Settlement (Malayan) Court at the Melbourne International Exhibition, held in the (Royal) Exhibition Building, 1 October 1880 - 30 April 1881. At the close of the exhibition, the model was gifted to the museum by the commissioners of the Straights Settlement Court.

Physical Description

Wooden model of sailing vessel, three-masted, raked lines, six oar positions with two oars fitted, dragon's head figure on bow.

More Information