Thursday, September 21, 2017

Minnesota Historical Society - Blue Paddle

Another vintage paddle from the Minnesota Historical Society...

Wood canoe paddle with flared grip and rounded blade, both painted blue (center is unpainted). Attached tag reads "BOAT PADDLE/ used by early day / lumbermen on boats". 
65 inches length
6 inches width (blade)
1 1/2 inches diameter (handle)
  Creation: Not later than 1916

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