Sleeping Bag [Fairydown]
Arthur Ellis & Co Ltd, Manufacturer
Khaki green coloured ripstop nylon, goose down sleeping bag with sewn chevron compartments and inwards facing metal zip partway down centre front. Two ties at bottom end of sleeping bag, and five ties behind top edge of sleeping bag. Makers label on bottom left side "Fairy / DOWN SLEEPING BAG / "EVEREST" MODEL / ARTHUR ELLIS & CO. LTD, / DUNEDIN". Name label on inside centre back "Name / Size" with handwritten "DOUBLE INNER" in 'size' area. Sleeping bag has been patched several times with khaki green patches. The sleeping bag was specifically designed for the Antarctic Expedition.
DOUBLE INNER Hand-written
Name / Size Label
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