Chouinard Alcoa Carabiner

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Item Metadata

Title

Chouinard Alcoa Carabiner

Rights

http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/CNE/1.0/

Date Created

1950-1968

Description

Chouinard Alcoa aluminum carabiner. Maker's mark 'Chouinard' stamped on one side, '820 ALCOA 7075' stamped on reverse. Exact date unknown but likely produced between 1958-1968. ALCOA stands for Aluminum Company of America. 820 is thought to be a design designation or a batch number. 7075 is the alloy type.

Type

Creator

Identifier

2003.035.002.1

Format

Rights Holder

American Alpine Club Library

Original Format

Aluminum carabiner

Collection

Citation

Chouinard Alcoa, “Chouinard Alcoa Carabiner,” The Collections of the American Alpine Club Library, accessed April 20, 2024, https://library.americanalpineclub.org/items/show/10839.