Large Fid (unknown wood)

$40.00

Large Fid (unknown wood)
16″, 2″ wide at top

A fid is a conical tool made of wood or bone. It is used to work with rope and canvas in seamanship. A fid is used to hold open knots and holes in canvas or to open the “lays”, or strands of rope, for splicing.

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Large Fid (unknown wood)
16″, 2″ wide at top

A fid is a conical tool made of wood or bone. It is used to work with rope and canvas in seamanship. A fid is used to hold open knots and holes in canvas or to open the “lays”, or strands of rope, for splicing.