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Item Type:
Object
Category:
Object
EntryNumber:
202
AccessionNumber:
187.2006.1
AccessionDate:
2006-05-19
Name:
Expedition box
Image: Expedition box
Brief Description:
Expedition box, plastic coated card, wood, metal, canvas, 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 side and rear, 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 on side label, white label fixed on front, British Mount Everest Expedition to China logo along top edge, black text 'The British Mount Everest Expedition to China', address obscured by blue felt tip, remains of Kongur 81 address label on lid also white tape, black text '18 kilos' and 'UK6', two canvas straps with metal padlocks securing lid to base
Materials:
plastic coated card, wood, metal, canvas
Dimensions:
43.5 (w) x 64 (l) x 27.5 (d) cm
Number of Objects:
2
Inscription Description:
'Kongur 81', 'The British Mount Everest Expedition to China'
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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Views:
2098
Created:
2005-09-05 00:00:00
Creator:
Maxine Willett