Model tent

Model tent of the type used on Nares' Arctic expedition 1875. Belonged to Lieutenant A A C Parr, HMS "Alert". Hand sewn in duck, without its poles.

Object Details

ID: AAA4098
Collection: Polar Equipment and Relics
Type: Model tent
Display location: Not on display
Events: Arctic Exploration: North Pole expedition, Nares, 1875-1876
Vessels: Alert (1856)
Date made: 1875-6
People: Parr, Alfred Arthur Chase
Credit: National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London
Measurements: 325 mm x 940 mm x 305 mm

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