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Item Type:
Object
Category:
Object
EntryNumber:
201
AccessionNumber:
186.2006.1
AccessionDate:
2006-05-19
Name:
Expedition box
Image: Expedition box
Brief Description:
Expedition box, plastic coated card, wood, metal, rectangle metal frame with plastic coated card constructed around frame using metal studs, separate lid constructed in the same way, metal carrying handle on each side, reinforced metal corners, wooden base, sticky label affixed to both sides, blue ground, red and white stripes diagonally placed across top corners, white thistle, black text on white ground 'Kongur 81', Kongur written in chinese characters, written in felt tip pen 'Peter D. Boardman' on both sides, evidence of Kongur 81 label with 'PETER BOARDMAN' written in black felt tip across top, partially obscured by white label fixed on front with green sticky tape, Kongur 81 logo in top left hand corner, black text 'The British Mount Kongur Expedition to China', written in black felt tip pen 'CHINESE MOUNTAINEERING ASSOC, 9 TIYUQUAH STREET, BEIJING' overlaid by yellow and white label Kongur 81 logo, 'Jardine Air Cargo', torn Kongur 81 label on back.
Materials:
plastic coated card, wood, metal
Dimensions:
48.5 (w) x 71.5 (l) x 33.5 (d) cm
Number of Objects:
2
Inscription Description:
written in felt tip pen 'Peter D. Boardman' on both sides, evidence of Kongur 81 label with 'PETER BOARDMAN' written in black felt tip across top, partially obscured by white label fixed on front with green sticky tape, Kongur 81 logo in top left hand corner, black text 'The British Mount Kongur Expedition to China', written in black felt tip pen 'CHINESE MOUNTAINEERING ASSOC, 9 TIYUQUAH STREET, BEIJING' overlaid by yellow and white label Kongur 81 logo, 'Jardine Air Cargo'
Colour:
burgundy, silver, black, red, white
Maker:
[Protek]
Object Production Place:
Redditch, UK
Object Production Date:
c.1980
Normal Location:
Mountain Heritage Trust
Current Location:
Mountain Heritage Trust
Rules:
Spectrum : the UK Museum documentation standard, 1997
Access Points:
Expedition box
c.1980
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2325
Created:
2005-09-05 00:00:00
Creator:
Maxine Willett