Float

Object ID
M972.511.1
Category
Vessel Equipment - Specific, Fishing
Date Made
circa 1960
Materials
polyvinyl; rope; plastic
Place Made
Ă…lesund, Norway
Description
Teardrop-shaped polyvinyl float, orange with navy blue top. Hole through top for anchoring. 3.7m. rope loops through, with loops spliced at each end. A 1m. rope of smaller diameter is looped into the other rope's loop at the float end. Seam around equator. Recessed filling hole with white plastic plug near top. Two "3"s in white paint, "18" in red on sides. Circular seal at bottom: "MADE BY/ POLYFORM/ ALESUND NORWAY".
Related people/organizations
created by: Polyform
donated by: British Columbia Packers Limited