Net, Rabbit; Unknown maker; Unknown

Name/Title

Net, Rabbit

About this object

Prior to 1956 there was a thriving rabbiting industry for both fur and meat in New Zealand. Rabbit nets like this one were set over burrow holes, ferrets were then used to chase rabbits out of their burrows. The escaping rabbits were then ensnared in the nets.

Maker

Unknown maker

Maker Role

Maker

Date Made

Unknown

Place Made

Oceania, New Zealand, South Island, Southland

Medium and Materials

organic, processed materials, vegetal, textile, cotton
inorganic, processed materials, metals, metal alloys, copper alloys, brass

Measurements

h 680 mm x w 300 mm

Subject and Association Keywords

Agriculture

Subject and Association Keywords

Hunting and Wild Harvesting

Object Type

equipment

Rights

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