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Museum catalogue: Antarctic Collection


Dog chain

Accession no.: N: 1131
Object name: Dog chain
Title: Dog chain
Description: A dog chain used on the British Antarctic Expedition 1910-13 (Terra Nova).
Classified name:
SPRI theme animal equipment
Current place name Antarctic regions > Ross Dependency
UDC 685.162.3
Geographic UDC (*76)
Getty AAT
Number of items: 1
Full description:

A metal dog chain. One end is looped and tied with wire, and has a T-shaped bar attached to it. The other end is looped and fixed with a metal clip. There are several swivels within the chain, and metal rings attached to the chain.

  • Width: 85mm, length: 1240mm
Associated expedition(s):
  • Used on: British Antarctic Expedition 1910-13 (Terra Nova) (1910 - 1913)