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Museum catalogue: Antarctic Collection


Accession no.: N: 767
Object name: Jumper
Description: A navy blue cotton jumper, referred to in the accession register as a 'windcheater', with a round neck and tight cuffs. Supplied by Lillywhites Ltd.
Classified name:
SPRI theme clothing and footwear
Current place name Polar regions
UDC 685.1
Geographic UDC (*2)
Getty AAT sweaters
Number of items: 1
Full description:

A navy blue cotton windcheater with a round neck and tight cuffs. The hem, cuffs and neck are all elasticated, and there is a V-shaped elasticated panel in the front and back of the neck. Inside the neck of the windcheater is a textile label reading 'Lillywhites // Plus Windcheater // DOUBLE BACK // PICCADILLY CIRCUS & KNIGHTSBRIDGE' and another label stitched over the top with 'M44'.

  • Width: 1780mm, length: 730mm
Associated person(s):
  • Used by: Roberts, Brian Birley ( - )