Big Vintage Fishing Float in Rope Netting is an amazing marina flea market find!
Has very thick handmade glass.Does not require special wrap packaging since the glass is thick enough not to break if dropped. Unique thing! Great for display at any place, where you want to add a coastal touch. Add spirit of the sea to your beach house or child's room!
• Light Green
• Diameter 9 -10"
• Glass / Rope
• Drop from Hanger 18"
• Perfect Accent to Beach Decor, Nautical
• Weight 6-7 Lb
History about Japanese Fishing Floats in netting.
Original blown glass net floats once used on drift nets, principally in the Pacific from about 1910 on. Most are Japanese or Korean, but they were also used by the Chinese, Russians and some Pacific Islanders.
The Norwegians, Portuguese and Spaniards occasionally used them in the Atlantic in the 1950s.
Some are sand-marked and show the impression of the net that once enclosed them. A few still have their original hand-knotted net in place.
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