) is a relatively flat bottomed Chinese wooden boat.
Some sampans include a small shelter on board, and may be used as a permanent habitation on inland waters.
thanks The boat has been used for shooting some promotional video and has been towed around the South Island.
The motor will be replaced with a brand new Yamaha F50 before delivery to auction winner.
When they come to the shelter of a ledge or a rock it is their nature to slide under it and rest.