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Museum catalogue: Antarctic Collection

 

Wristlet

Image
Accession no.: N: 929a-b
Object name: Wristlet
Title: Wristlet
Description: A pair of brown woollen wristlets made by cutting down a pair of socks. Used by G.C.L. Bertram on the the British Graham Land Expedition 1934-37 (Penola).
Classified name:
SPRI theme clothing and footwear
Current place name Antarctic regions > British Antarctic Territory > Maritime Antarctic > Antarctic Peninsula > Graham Land
UDC 685.4
Geographic UDC (*726.3)
Getty AAT mitts (fingerless handwear)
Number of items: 2
Full description:

A pair of woollen wristlets made by cutting down a pair of socks. The socks are brown, with a red stripe around the opening.

Dimensions:
  • Width: 95mm, length: 275mm
Associated person(s):
  • Used by: Bertram, George Colin Lawder (1934 - 1937)
Associated expedition(s):
  • Used on: British Graham Land Expedition 1934-37 (Penola) (1934 - 1937)