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Item Type:
Object
Category:
Object
EntryNumber:
322n
AccessionNumber:
08.2013.01
AccessionDate:
2013-12-16
Name:
Hammer
Image: Hammer
Brief Description:
Hammer, North Wall prototype
Materials:
metal
Dimensions:
37 (l) x 21 (w) cm
Number of Objects:
1
Inscription Description:
MacInnes Massey, Made in Gr Britain, Patent Applied For
Colour:
silver
Maker:
MacInnes Massey
Object Production Note:
This hammer was a limited edition and was first used in Scotland and on the Matterhorn N. Wall.
Tom Patey was an advocate of it and on many occasions tried to destroy it without success.
It was later fitted with a s/s ferrule as was used on the first metal ice axe.
Object Production Place:
Scotland
Object Production Date:
c.1968
Acquisition Terms:
Outright gift
Acquisition Date:
2013-12-16
Condition:
Fair
Normal Location:
Mountain Heritage Trust
Current Location:
Mountain Heritage Trust
AccessStatus:
Open
Notes:
Acquired for Handling Collection
Rules:
Spectrum : the UK Museum documentation standard, 1997
Access Points:
Hammer
Views:
673
Created:
2015-06-19 00:00:00
Creator:
M Willett