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Item Type:
Object
Category:
Object
EntryNumber:
293
AccessionNumber:
11.2011.1
AccessionDate:
2011-11-15
Name:
Harness
Image: Harness
Brief Description:
Harness, cotton, metal, waist belt with suspended leg loops and gear rack, strap fastening, yellow, red
Materials:
cotton, metal,
Dimensions:
43 (w) x 26 (l) cm
Number of Objects:
1
Colour:
yellow, red
Maker:
Southern Safety Equipment
Object Production Note:
Southern Safety Equipment prototype designed by Pat Littlejohn
Object Production Date:
1978
Provenance:
A redesign of the Whillans harness following an accident which ensured the crotch area was completely clear of any straps that could cause damage, fully adjustable - one size fits all, positionable stiffened gear racks and allowed one to answer a call of nature whilst remaining tied on and belayed.
Acquisition Date:
2011-11-15
Condition:
Fair
Normal Location:
Mountain Heritage Trust
Current Location:
Mountain Heritage Trust
AccessStatus:
Open
Notes:
A later prototype can be seen at 298
Rules:
Spectrum : the UK Museum documentation standard, 1997
Access Points:
Equipment
Harness
Littlejohn, Pat (1951-)
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Created:
2011-12-20 00:00:00
Creator:
M Willett