University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Athropology

Author: Ian Crawford

Sampans, Belangs, and Junkos

The Pearling Boats of the Aru Islands

By: Graeme Henderson and Ian Crawford

TheĀ authors of this article had questions to ask about Indonesian boats and boatbuilding Ian Crawford was interested in early Indonesian contact with Australia, and in traditional Indonesian craft. Graeme Henderson was following the development of the Australian pearling lugger as a boatbuilding form and wanted to know about any Indonesian influence on design developments in […]