Super 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!
Diameter 12,5 "
Glass / Rope
Drop from Hanger 18 "
Perfect Accent to Beach Decor, Nautical
Outdoor / Indoor
Weight 11-12 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.
Shipping to Australia - $65-85
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Jul 25, 2021
The glass float arrived very quickly and packaged well. What a great shop with so many fun and interesting pieces! Thanks so much for a great shopping experience! Shauna
Apr 3, 2021
Absolutely gorgeous, great size. Well packed!
Mar 23, 2021
Arrived very fast. Was surprised that it did not have any protective packaging, it did survive the shipping. These glass floats are tough.
Feb 27, 2021
Aug 22, 2018
I received the item and it’s simply amazing!