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Wooden rope ladder rung

Overall: 383 x 29 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: 00047433

User Terms

    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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