|The groove around the back of the head of this fellow may have had hair attached to it with a string, or maybe it was just a place to tie a string around so it could be worn around the neck.|
|This fellow is made out of wood. Nothing more can be said about him.|
There were other carved figures about the kayak though some had practical uses like cleats at the ends of deck lines that kept deck gear like paddles from slipping off the deck.
|These sea otters were attached somewhere on the kayak, most likely not to deck lines but more likely to a vertical part of the kayak in its interior.|
|Black sea otter.|