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Fibreglass moulded drum

Date: 1950-1990
Overall: 610 x 610 x 815 mm, 6000 g
Medium: Fibreglass
Credit Line: ANMM Collection Gift from the George Family and Adrian Jackson
Classification:Tools and equipment
Object Name: Drum
Object No: 00045030

User Terms

    HistoryFibreglass moulded drum used as to make rafts to hang seeded pearls - used in PNG. Seeded shells were hung from them in the growing place. Better to hang mid water, cleaner and fewer predators than on the bottom. Information by Nick George.
    Additional Titles

    Assigned title: Fibreglass moulded drum

    Collection title: Denis George Collection

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