'The First Years' 'Friendly Floatee', plastic duck, 1990-1992

Made:
1990-1992 in China

'The First Years' 'Friendly Floatee' yellow plastic duck, swept overboard in North Pacific in 1992 and washed up in Sitka, Alaska. Used by Curtis Ebbesmeyer and other oceanographers, to track drift patterns.

Details

Category:
Oceanography
Object Number:
2005-395
type:
toy
taxonomy:
  • recreational artifacts
credit:
Rebecca, Kamden and Kaitlyn Johnson
status:
Permanent collection

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