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Accession number 2005.48
Catalog Number 2005.48.1
Object Name Canoe
Description 26 foot long hand carved cypress dugout canoe. The design for the canoe was copied from Abraham and Jack Clay. Leroy Osceola made this canoe on his own using only an adze and by burning it. He used nothing mechanical to complete it. It took him one year to complete. He learned how to make canoes from his uncles.
Artist Leroy "Henehayo" Osceola
Dimensions H-17 W-22 L-26 inches
Collection Wooden Objects
Height (cm) 43.18
Imagefile 018\2005481.JPG
Length (cm) 66.04000000000001
Width (cm) 55.88