Fishing Rod, 'S Allcock & Co'; S Allcock & Co; 1890-1900; WY.1993.31

Name/Title

Fishing Rod, 'S Allcock & Co'

About this object

This bamboo fishing rod, complete with reel was made by S Allcock & Co. It belonged to the the grandfather of the donor, named on the rod as M Barrett of Mosgiel - a ranger in Otago and Southland in the late 1800s.

Maker

S Allcock & Co

Maker Role

Manufacturer

Date Made

1890-1900

Period

1890s

Place Made

Europe, United Kingdom, England, Worcestershire, Redditch

Medium and Materials

organic, processed material, vegetal, stem, cane, bamboo
organic, processed material, vegetal, wood
inorganic, processed material, metal, nickel
inorganic, processed material, metal, steel
inorganic, processed material, metal, metal, metal alloy, copper alloy, brass
organic, processed material, vegetal, cotton


Inscription and Marks

On handle: 'Steel Centre'
'M Barrett'
'Mosgiel'
'S Allcock & Co'

Measurements

h 1600 mm x w 30 mm

Subject and Association Keywords

Sport and Leisure

Subject and Association Keywords

Hunting and Wild Harvesting

Object Type

equipment

Object number

WY.1993.31

Rights

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