REPLICA OF A
WEST GREENLAND KAYAK from ca. 1919
Likely from Ilulissat/Nuussuaq Peninsula vicin.
This kayak replica is based on an example in the Greenland National Museum's collections (KNK 1215). It had orginally belonged to Peter Brøndlund, a seal-catcher from Northwest Greenland.
The kayak measures 16'5" long and is 20" wide. The depth-to-sheer is 6". The scale lines of this kayak have been published in "Kayaks of Greenland" 2006:302.
Frame completed 10-6-2015.