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Item Type:
Object
Category:
Object
EntryNumber:
204a
AccessionNumber:
189.2006.1
AccessionDate:
2006-05-19
Name:
Filling sample
Image: Filling sample
Brief Description:
Filling sample, feather & down, contained in clear plastic jar with brown screw top, white label with black typescript FEATHER & DOWN, This filling is used in the cheapest sleeping bags filled with natural fillings. Bags are usually heavy, as a lot of feather/down is needed to give minimal warmth. The filling is only suitable for summer sleeping bags. Only 15% of the mix is down
Materials:
feather, down
Dimensions:
31.5 (d) x 13.3 (l) cm
Number of Objects:
1
Inscription Description:
FEATHER & DOWN, This filling is used in the cheapest sleeping bags filled with natural fillings. Bags are usually heavy, as a lot of feather/down is needed to give minimal warmth. The filling is only suitable for summer sleeping bags. Only 15% of the mix is down'.
Colour:
white, grey, brown
Maker:
Hazel Constance
Object Production Place:
Surrey, 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:
Filling sample
c.1980
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Views:
2001
Created:
2005-09-06 00:00:00
Creator:
Maxine Willett