Medium: Cedar, pigment
Dates:early 19th century
Dimensions: canoe: 7 x 26 1/8 x 4 in. (17.8 x 66.4 x 10.2 cm) paddle length: 21 in. (53.3 cm)
Museum Location: Brooklyn Museum, BMA, 5H17, 7H
Accession Number: 50.67.64a-b
Catalogue Description: The model canoe is carved from a solid piece of cedar. The canoe (a) is decorated with red paint around the upper edge and has a small hole in each end. The inscription on the canoe reads, "Model of a Sioux canoe and paddles." The inscription on the paddle reads “Model of Sioux canoe paddle." The paddle (b) is made from soft wood and decorated with red paint. It has a flat circular handle.