Vintage Japanese GLASS FISHING FLOAT.. Bubbles, Odd Shape, Moss Green (# 55)

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Vintage Japanese GLASS FISHING FLOAT.. Bubbles, Odd Shape, Moss Green (# 55)

This float is approximately 11 1/2 inches in circumference which is about the size of a baseball. It is made of hand blown glass. This is a Japanese fishing float was actually used and has spent much of its life at sea. It has been picked out of hundreds of beachcombed and Japanese fishing floats to offer because of its unique qualities and characteristics. Its thick heavy glass contains impurities, inclusions and bubbles that are intrinsic to the Japanese manufacturing process. It is in good and sound condition with the normal wear one finds on fishing floats that have survived years of use in the ocean. The float is nice moss green color. The float is also unique in that it has an odd uneven shape that is slightly out of round and with some slight indentations (see photos). It also is made of thick heavy glass with many interesting bubbles and striations. This float is a rare find because its beautiful moss green color, odd shape, thick heavy glass with many interesting bubbles and striations. Every vintage float is different and this one has many beautiful unique features (see photos).

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