Wooden model of a traditional Koleh fishing boat used in Malaya. The model was one one of many sea vessels displayed in the Straights Settlement (Malayan) Court at the Melbourne International Exhibition, 1 October 1880 - 30 April 1881. At the close of the exhibition was presented to the Museum by the Commissioners for the Straits Settlements in 1881.

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Wooden model of a Koleh fishing boat, canoe-shaped hull with a single mast and sail. Seats two people.

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