Fishing pot (Spain)

Fishing pot (Spain)
Mornell (local name) or pot. Castellón de la Plana (Alicante) © Museo del traje.

Fishing pot (Spain)

Reed-fibre net with a triangular shape and a double structure sewn with hemp. The fish enter the innermost part which closes at the mouth with a metallic lid. With small local variations, its design is common to all the cultures in the world.

Photo, Ana Teresa Martín Méndez