skip to primary navigation skip to content


You are not currently logged in

Museum catalogue: Antarctic Collection



Accession no.: Y: 59/8/4/42
Object name: Pouch
Title: Pouch
Description: A khaki-brown cloth pouch marked 'Allan Rogers'. From the Commonwealth Trans-Antarctic Expedition 1955-58 and part of a sledging box (Y: 59/8/4/1) containing integrating motor pneumotachograph (IMP) equipment, used for determining energy expenditure by analysing expired air to calculate oxygen consumption.
Classified name:
SPRI theme health
Current place name Antarctic regions
UDC 612
Geographic UDC (*7)
Getty AAT
Number of items: 1
Full description:

A khaki-brown textile pouch made from a single piece of cloth and seamed along the base and side. It has a drawstring opening with a string drawstring. There is a drawing of a pig’s head in one corner in black ink, and the name 'ALLAN ROGERS' is written in black ink at the bottom.

  • Width: 220mm, length: 410mm
Associated person(s):
  • Used by: Rogers, Allan Frederick (1955 - 1958)
Associated expedition(s):
  • Used on: Commonwealth Trans-Antarctic Expedition 1955-58 (1955 - 1958)