Bateau (Pond Boat) and Paddle


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Mid-21st Century
American
Wood
Boat - 10 1/2' long x 30" wide x 13" tall; paddle 9 1/2' long

A simple graceful green handmade pond boat or "bateau," with a wonderful double-ended paddle in blue-grey and green paint. Was used by a muskrat trapper in the marshes of central New York State. Use in your pond, as garden decor, or even for your own fur trapping.

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