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Item Type:
Object
Category:
Object
EntryNumber:
263
AccessionNumber:
247.2008.2
AccessionDate:
2008-12-05
Name:
Ice Axe
Image: Ice Axe
Brief Description:
Ice axe, wood, metal stamped on blade "Gebr. Willisch, Schweiz, Tash o/ Zermatt", two part leather axe cover previously fastened by a metal buckle, ferrule spike at base, c. 1947.
Materials:
wood, metal, leather
Dimensions:
31 (w) x 85 (l) x 5.6 (d) cm
Number of Objects:
3
Inscription Description:
"Gebr. Willisch, Schweiz, Tash o/ Zermatt"
Maker:
Willisch Brothers
Object Production Place:
Zermatt
Object Production Date:
c.1947
Provenance:
Used by Joyce Stone on trip to Mont Blanc in 1948.
Acquisition Date:
2008-11-12
Condition:
Fair
Normal Location:
Mountain Heritage Trust
Current Location:
Mountain Heritage Trust
AccessStatus:
Open
Rules:
Spectrum : the UK Museum documentation standard, 1997
Views:
1523
Created:
2008-12-05 00:00:00
Creator:
M Willett