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Experimental ice axe

Accession Number

482.2008.1

Object Name

Experimental ice axe

Created

25/11/2008

Creator

Hermione Cooper

Accession Date

25/11/2008

Brief Description

Experimental ice axe with red, fibreglass shaft, adze and serrated pick. Hole in middle of head with yellow nylon leash attached. Hole in bottom of shaft. Pointed spike on ferrule with four grooves.

Materials

wood, plastic, metal, nylon

Dimensions

Shaft and ferrule 36(l) x 10.5(cir)cms. Head 26(l) cms. Adze 6.5(w)cms.

Number Of Objects

1

Inscription Description

On head "SUPER CONTA CHARLET MOSER CHAMONIX MADE IN FRANCE" and "2"

Colour

red, silver, yellow

Maker

Charlet Moser

Object Production Place

France

Acquisition Date

25/11/2008

Condition Check Date

28/04/2009

Normal Location

Bohuntin

Current Location

Bohuntin

Rules

Spectrum : UK Museum documentation standard, V.3.1 2007

Modified

28/04/2009

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