Bottle; SGHT.1995.5.206.9

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South Georgia Museum

Name/Title

Bottle

About this object

Glass bottle, hand blown, dark green. Part of a collection of 13 bottles from the German South Georgia Expedition, 1882. Found at Royal Bay (Moltke Harbour)

Medium and Materials

Glass

Measurements

H. 305mm; Dia. 87mm at base.

Subject and Association Keywords

INTERNATIONAL POLAR YEAR EXPEDITION

Subject and Association Keywords

ROYAL BAY, SOUTH GEORGIA

Subject and Association Keywords

MOLTKE HARBOUR, SOUTH GEORGIA

Subject and Association Description

The German South Georgia expedition of 1882-83 was the first land-based scientific exploration of the island.

Collection

FOUND

Object Type

Exploration

Object number

SGHT.1995.5.206.9

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