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Museum catalogue: Antarctic Collection


Hooks and thread

Accession no.: Z: 239
Object name: Hooks and thread
Title: Hooks and thread
Description: A small cardboard box containing four small hooks and a bobbin of thread.
Classified name:
SPRI theme personal equipment
Current place name Polar regions
Geographic UDC (*2)
Getty AAT
Number of items: 6
Full description:

A shallow cylindrical white and navy blue cardboard box with a removable lid. 'Hooks' is written in ink on the lid. The box is lined with red paper and contains a card bobbin wrapped with natural-coloured thread and four tiny metal hooks (approximately 12x2mm).

  • Height: 13mm, diameter: 34mm