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Ice Axe

Accession Number

757.2009.1

Object Name

Ice Axe

Created

22/01/2009

Creator

Hermione Cooper

Accession Date

22/01/2009

Brief Description

Ice axe with wooden shaft. Adze, slightly serrated pick,ferrule and spike with four flat sides.

Materials

wood, metal

Dimensions

Shaft & ferrule 91(l) x 10(cir)cms. Head 30.5(l) cms. Adze 6 (w)cms.

Number Of Objects

1

Inscription Description

Initials "M S" burned onto shaft. On pick, circle with "MADE IN SWITZERLAND" inside

Colour

brown

Object Production Place

Switzerland

Acquisition Method

passed on by Bill Aitken from Scottish Ski Club

Acquisition Date

01/12/2008

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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