Victorian style London tapered roach float (C)
A Victorian style London tapered roach float.
A float made popular by the London roach pole anglers fishing the river Lea and Thames in the 19th century.
Made from swan quill cured and amber stained with a Norfolk reed centre section painted green.
Both ends have been tipped in bone.
Whipped in black silk and finished with multiple coats of polyurethane varnish.
Float measures 5.75 inches
UK postage on floats £3.50