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This is an authentic, Japanese glass fishing float. It is a shade of light green & has the original, old mixed fiber net on it. The net is made from assorted colors of nylon, along with cotton &/or hemp twine. The float was made from recycled glass & is at least 40 years old!! It is about 3.2" in diameter, or similar to the size of a baseball.

These floats were typically used for salmon gillnet fishing.

Glass fishing floats are ideal for home/beach/nautical/cottage decor, landscaping, flower beds, koi ponds, etc. They also make unique recycled gifts!

All of the floats I sell were once used, or working, floats. I don't sell reproductions or colored floats made for the gift trade.

NEW SHIPPING POLICY: Due to the increase in international shipping charges, I will gladly send any boxes under 4 pounds via first-class mail. It is much less expensive, but will take quite a bit longer to receive. If you would like your floats sent this way, please message me or make a note when you make your purchase. I will refund the difference in shipping charges.

For example, I just sent a single 3" float to the UK. Priority was $28. First-class mail was just under $10.

Japanese Glass Fishing Float - Original Multi-Colored Net, Baseball Size

Overview

  • Vintage item
  • Materials: recycled glass, glass
  • Ships worldwide from Washington, United States
  • Feedback: 865 reviews
  • Favorited by: 3 people

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