I've become quite interested in Aleutian paddles... quite a different creature from the Greenland styled paddle I've used for three years.
These slideshows are of replicas, variations, and paddles showing strong influence from modern wing paddles.
Asmat Spirit Canoe - Our previous post featured a large dugout canoe from New Guinea's Asmat culture at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. That one was ceremonial but functional. ...
5 days ago