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Museum catalogue: Antarctic Collection



Accession no.: N: 761
Object name: Candlestick
Title: Candlestick
Description: A brass candlestick belonging to Lieutenant Charles Royds and used by him 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 brass candle holder with a round base, and a decorative handle. There is a screw inside the cylinder for candle cylinder, enabling it to be removed.

  • Width: 83mm, height: 65mm, length: 143mm
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)