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Wooden rope ladder rung

Dimensions:
Overall: 388 x 28 mm, 250 g
Medium: Wood
Credit Line: ANMM Collection Gift from the Trustees of the Sydney Training Depot
Classification:Tools and equipment
Object Name: Ladder rung
Object No: 00047431

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    Description
    Of unknown origin, this is a turned wooden rung for use in a rope ladder, consisting of a cylinder with narrow rope grooves near each end and rounded ends.
    SignificanceThis rung is typical of sailing ship rigging and equipment, and demonstrates sailing technology and crafts.
    Additional Titles

    Collection title: Len E Forsythe Snapper Island Collection

    Assigned title: Turned wooden rung for use in a rope ladder

    Web title: Wooden rope ladder rung

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