Float

Object ID
M972.518.1
Category
Vessel Equipment - Specific, Fishing
Date Made
circa 1960
Materials
Styrofoam
Description
Slightly elongated, spherical, rust-coloured float of synthetic material, like Styrofoam only denser. Cylindrical hole passes through float from pole to pole, through which passes a 158cm. length of rope. There is a seam around the equator, and the cylindrical passage is held in place with a resinous, treacle substance.
Related person/organization
donated by: British Columbia Packers Limited