A kora-kora boat with mainsail
A kora-kora boat with mainsail.
Kora-koras were the most frequently used vessel type in the Moluccas. They were around ten metres long and extremely narrow, and were used for both trade and as men-o' war. The plate is taken from the Blaeu-Van der Hem Atlas.Please contact Österreichische Nationalbibliothek for reuse and copyrights.