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Item Type:
Object
Category:
Object
EntryNumber:
355
AccessionNumber:
2016/14
AccessionDate:
2016-04-26
Name:
Wind suit
Brief Description:
Red nylon windsuit. Elastic drawstring hood with metal wire support in hood peak. Zip and velcro fastening from crotch to neck, zip and velcro fastenings on both sides from underarm to ankle. Velcro wrist cuffs, two vertically positioned zipped breast pockets, two thigh pockets - left leg velcro and flap, right leg horizontal zip, inside left breast zipped pocket. Inside the exterior left breast zipped pocket are three manufacturers labels. Berghaus embroidered badge on both upper arms, left breast and back of hood (there is a small hole in the hood next to the Berghaus badge). Activent label on left breast, Activent badge on left arm. National Express embroidered badge on right breast.
Materials:
Nylon, plastic, metal, elastic.
Dimensions:
192cm (l) x 60cm (w) (excluding sleeves)
Number of Objects:
1
Colour:
Red, black, white, blue.
Maker:
Berghaus
Technique:
machine stitched
Object Production Date:
1988
Object Production Period:
1980s
Provenance:
Worn by Dr Charles Clarke on expedition - most likely the 1988 Menlungste expedition.
Acquisition Terms:
Outright gift.
Acquisition Date:
2016-04-26
Condition:
Good
Normal Location:
Mountain Heritage Trust
Current Location:
Mountain Heritage Trust
AccessStatus:
Open
Rules:
Spectrum : the UK Museum documentation standard, 1997
Views:
426
Created:
2016-06-07 00:00:00
Creator:
Kelda Roe