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Museum catalogue: Antarctic Collection


Accession no.: Y: 2009/32/2
Object name:
Description: A tin of 'Trumilk' powder, manufactured by Trufood Ltd. of London and Wrenbury, Cheshire. It was found in a box marked 'Cape Royds HMNZS Endeavour 1957'.
Classified name:
SPRI theme food and nutrition
Current place name Antarctic regions > Ross Dependency > Ross Island > Cape Royds
UDC 664.804.7
Geographic UDC (*764)
Getty AAT
Number of items: 1
Full description:

A square metal tin with soldered seams and a circular lever lid. Stuck to the tin is a white paper label with black printed text describing how to mix up the milk. The contents are still present.

  • Width: 65mm, height: 78mm, depth: 65mm