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Museum catalogue: Antarctic Collection


Dog harness hook

Accession no.: N: 1062
Object name: Dog harness hook
Title: Dog harness hook
Description: A spring hook with swivel for dog chains, supplied by M. Mallock & Sons Ltd. of London. This type of hook was used by the Falkland Islands Dependencies Survey for dog chains in 1946.
Classified name:
SPRI theme animal equipment
Current place name Antarctic regions > British Antarctic Territory
UDC 656.198-872.88 : 685.1
Geographic UDC (*72)
Getty AAT harnesses
Number of items: 1
Full description:

A 4-inch galvanised metal spring hook with swivel.

  • Width: 48mm, length: 105mm, depth: 14mm
Associated expedition(s):
  • As used on: Falkland Islands Dependencies Survey 1945-62 (1946 - )