Cylindrical stick of explosive substitute in brown paper wrapper with red printing and red lines, top of cylinder cut away

Made:
1877-1926 in Ardeer
maker:
Nobel's Explosives Company Limited

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Cylindrical stick of explosive substitute in brown paper wrapper with red printing and red lines, top of cylinder cut away to show dummy copper electrical detonator in position, printed: ‘POLAR DYNOBEL’; ‘Alfred Nobel’; Nobel's Explosives Company Limited Trademark; ‘1 1/4” GLASGOW 8oz’; ‘NOT MORE THAN 28ozs’; ‘IN ANY ONE SHOT HOLE’, by Nobel's Explosives Company Limited, Ardeer, Scotland, 1877-1926

Details

Category:
Mining & Ore Dressing
Object Number:
1938-579/50
Materials:
copper (alloy) and paper (fibre product)