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No thwarts shown.
A bulwark of 1 cent in depth, showing a main deck or rowing space of 39 cents in length.
At the stern the steering gear comprises a platform, two long broad bladed paddles which
operate in upright crutches and cross-supports (part of the poop deck); they are tied to the
crutches by means of string.
Coloured yellow ochre; bow and stern pieces orpiment yellow (canary).
Bow: white; port and starboard sides lotus ending in feather pattern.
Stern: white; port and starboard sides same as bows.
Screens of 'look-outs', panelled green & blue.
Steering paddles: blades red tipped with black, shafts orpiment yellow (canary)
port and starboard side, a door and two windows; cavetto cornice to both upper and lower
portions; dado; the whole of the outer walls covered with a chequer pattern; roof white.
See Lucas note. Steering gear & roof of cabin broken.