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Experimental Stubai ice axe

Accession Number

552.2008.1

Object Name

Experimental Stubai ice axe

Created

27/11/2008

Creator

Hermione Cooper

Accession Date

27/11/2008

Brief Description

Experimental 'Stubai'ice axe with red fibreglass shaft. Serrated pick, adze and pointed spike on ferrule with four flat edges. White nylon plaited rope tied round the head.

Materials

fibreglass, nylon, metal

Dimensions

Shaft and ferrule 38(l) x 9.5(cir)cms. Head 25(l) cms. Adze 7(w)cms.

Number Of Objects

1

Inscription Description

A mountain logo with "STUBAI" inside. Underneath
"MADE IN AUSTRIA" Beside that "ASCHENBRENNER FUHRERPICKEL GES.GESCH." On other side a mountain shape with a "T"

Colour

red, brown

Maker

Stubai

Object Production Place

Austria

Acquisition Method

Donated by Ian Sykes of Nevisport

Acquisition Date

27/11/2008

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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