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Museum catalogue: Flag Collection



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Accession no.: Y: 2005/5
Object name: Flag
Title: Flag
Description: A framed union jack flag presented to Ernest Shackleton by Queen Alexandra, and said to have been the one flown at the Farthest South (88°23' S 182°00' E) on 9 January 1909 during the British Antarctic Expedition 1907-09 (Nimrod).
Classified name:
SPRI theme flags
Current place name Antarctic regions > Ross Dependency
UDC 929.9
Geographic UDC (*76)
Getty AAT flags
Number of items: 1
Full description: [No description available.]
  • Dimensions: ?
Associated person(s):
  • Used by: Shackleton, Ernest Henry (1907 - 1909)
Associated expedition(s):
  • Used on: British Antarctic Expedition 1907-09 (Nimrod) (1907 - 1909)