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Item Type:
Object
Category:
Object
EntryNumber:
229a
AccessionNumber:
214.2008.1
AccessionDate:
2008-05-08
Name:
Harness
Image: Harness
Brief Description:
Harness, polyester, metal, cotton, stitched in white label 'TROLL' logo, 'MADE IN ENGLAND' in blue thread, union jack flag design, 'Important - each time the buckle is fastened check that you have done so correctly' in red thread. On reverse stitched in white label with black lettering 'Whillans Sit Harness designed by Don Whillans and manufactured by Troll Products', metal 'D' rings fixed along bottom edge of waistband, white cord threaded through and fixed with red tape.
Materials:
polyester, metal, cotton
Dimensions:
50 (w) x 120 (l) cm
Number of Objects:
1
Inscription Description:
'MADE IN ENGLAND' , 'Important - each time the buckle is fastened check that you have done so correctly' , 'Whillans Sit Harness designed by Don Whillans and manufactured by Troll Products'.
Colour:
white, blue, black, red
Maker:
Troll
Technique:
machine stitched
Provenance:
Given to donor in 2004 by retired climber from Reading.
Acquisition Terms:
Outright gift.
Acquisition Date:
2008-04-17
Condition:
Good
Normal Location:
Mountain Heritage Trust
Current Location:
Mountain Heritage Trust
AccessStatus:
Open
Rules:
Spectrum : the UK Museum documentation standard, 1997
Access Points:
Equipment
Harness
Whillans, Donald Desbrow (1933-1985)
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2886
Created:
2008-07-03 00:00:00
Creator:
M Willett