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Museum catalogue: Antarctic Collection

 

Cap

Image
Accession no.: Y: 59/8/5/36
Object name: Cap
Title: Cap
Description: A small round black plastic cap, probably from a rubber face mask. From the Commonwealth Trans-Antarctic Expedition 1955-58 and part of a sledging box (Y: 59/8/5/1) 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 round black plastic cap, probably from a face mask.

Dimensions:
  • Diameter: 24mm, depth: 10mm
Associated expedition(s):
  • Used on: Commonwealth Trans-Antarctic Expedition 1955-58 (1955 - 1958)