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Description
Bob for a plumb line. The bob is shaped like a spearhead. It has a hole (5 mm in diameter) half way down its length. There is a wooden handle which screws down onto a 15 mm extension on top of the bob. This is designed to take the string which passes through the wooden handle in order to make a full useable plumb line.
Media/Materials
Processed Material/Metal/Alloy/Copper Alloy/Brass
Organic/Vegetal/Wood
Accession No
F2460.2005
Credit Line
Plumb Bob, F2460.2005. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).
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Are you sure ?? I think this is tool for repairing fishing nets !

- Steve Miller

Posted on 23-04-2020 23:11:49