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Nut pemmican

Expedition: British Antarctic Expedition 1907-09 (Nimrod)
Materials: metal, paper
Dimensions: 117mm (height), 87mm (diameter)
Date: 1907-1909
Ref no: Y: 2008/31/1

An unopened tin of nut pemmican with a printed label reading: 'NUT PEMMICAN. Mapleton's Nut Food Co Ltd., Liverpool, 19.' The tin was taken from the hut of the British Antarctic Expedition 1907-09 (Nimrod) at Cape Royds, McMurdo Sound.

Physical description:

An unopened cylindrical metal tin, with a white paper label with the printed inscription: 'NUT PEMMICAN. // Mapleton's Nut Food Co Ltd., Liverpool, 19.'

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