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Museum catalogue: Antarctic Collection



Accession no.: N: 1034
Object name: Wallet
Title: Wallet
Description: A beige canvas notebook wallet used by Robert Falcon Scott on the South Pole journey of the British Antarctic Expedition 1910-13 (Terra Nova). It was brought back by the search party in 1912.
Classified name:
SPRI theme personal equipment
Current place name Antarctic regions > Ross Dependency
UDC 686.8
Geographic UDC (*76)
Getty AAT
Field collection:
Organisation British Antarctic Expedition 1910-13 (Terra Nova)
Place Antarctic region > Ross Dependency
Number of items: 1
Full description:

A rectangular beige canvas wallet. It has a flap closure, with a stitched button loop on the flap, and a broken black plastic button on the body of the wallet. There are two canvas belt loops stitched to the back of the wallet.

  • Width: 237mm, height: 180mm
Associated person(s):
  • Used by: Scott, Robert Falcon (1910 - 1912)
Associated expedition(s):
  • Used on: British Antarctic Expedition 1910-13 (Terra Nova) (1910 - 1913)