Antique original American industrial hand woven marine rope padded boat bumper or fender. Stuffed with an old canvas tarp of some kind (see picture). Originally used to prevent a ship or boat from being damaged while docked. Surface wear and discoloration evident. the rope handle is tightly secured to the bumper. Weighs about 15 pounds and measures about 16″ x 16″ x 7″. Unique piece and lots of work!