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Museum catalogue: Antarctic Collection



Accession no.: N: 134
Object name: Candlestick
Title: Candlestick
Description: A home-made candlestick belonging to Lt. C.W.R.Royds and used on the British National Antarctic Expedition 1901-04 (Discovery).
Classified name:
SPRI theme domestic equipment
Current place name Antarctic regions > Ross Dependency
UDC 683.8
Geographic UDC (*76)
Getty AAT candlesticks
Number of items: 1
Full description:

A candle holder, made from sheet metal. The candle holder is round, with a central pillar for the candle, and has a curled handle fixed to the side.

  • Width: 192mm, height: 55mm, depth: 160mm
Associated person(s):
  • Used by: Royds, Charles William Rawson (1901 - 1904)
Associated expedition(s):
  • Used on: British National Antarctic Expedition 1901-04 (Discovery) (1901 - 1904)