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  Phinisi ship - Mi's
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A simple wooden boat able to navigate the sea of the Indian Ocean which is known to have large waves. Bugis fishermen in Makassar, South Sulawesi, large seas using a wooden boat called Phinisi (Pinisi). For hundreds of years they brought trade between Indonesia to Madagascar, Africa. This sturdy ship in waves penetrate thousands of kilometers.

We can see this ship in Sunda Kelapa harbor.

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  • Updated Apr 15, 2010
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