skip to primary navigation skip to content


You are not currently logged in

Museum catalogue: Antarctic Collection


Northern Antarctic Monument

Accession no.: Y: 2021/2
Object name: Sculpture
Title: Northern Antarctic Monument
Description: Carved abstract, oak sculpture by Oliver Barratt comprised of two upright wooden beams each with one curved inward side, positioned to leave a central elliptical space between them. With a steel internal structure and rectangular, black metal base. Commissioned by the British Antarctic Memorial Trust to commemorate the personnel of the Royal Navy, FIDS and BAS who died in the pursuit of science in Antarctica. Unveiled at SPRI in May 2011.
Classified name:
SPRI theme
Geographic area
Geographic UDC
Getty AAT
Number of items: 1
Full description: [No description available.]
  • Dimensions: ?