Glass bottle with leather cap containing dried meat. Bottle is labelled: 'SPECIMEN OF PRESERVED MEAT.' Possibly associated with Charles Francis Hall (1821-71). A similar object is shown in plate entitled: ' Relics found by Captain Hall in his recent Arctic exploring expedition' published in 'Harper's weekly' in 1869.
|Collection:||Polar Equipment and Relics|
|Display location:||Not on display|
|Events:||Arctic Exploration: Franklin Search Expedition, Hall, 1864-1869|
|Credit:||National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London.|
|Measurements:||Overall: 171 x 102 mm|
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