Canterbury Museum objects

Before going to Antarctica I spent several days in Christchurch at the Canterbury Museum photographing artifacts from their large heroic era collections. Here are a few of the more interesting objects.

Emperor Penguin Egg collected by Edward Wilson
Emperor Penguin Egg collected by Edward Wilson in 1903 during the Discovery Expedition
Apsley Cherry-Garrard's sledging flag
Apsley Cherry-Garrard’s sledging flag
Edward Wilson's vials
Edward Wilson’s collecting vials
Discovery Expedition cup and saucer
Discovery Expedition cup and saucer
Unfortunate Adelie Penguin feet collected during the Terra Nova Expedition
Unfortunate Adelie Penguin collected during the Terra Nova Expedition
Goggles
Goggles
Theodolite
Theodolite, used for surveying
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