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Museum catalogue: Antarctic Collection



Accession no.: Z: 419
Object name: Plaque
Title: Plaque
Description: A painted plaster plaque on a wooden mount, with the word 'Cook' and a globe.
Classified name:
SPRI theme memorabilia and souvenirs
Current place name Antarctic regions
UDC 929.6
Geographic UDC (*7)
Getty AAT
Number of items: 1
Full description:

A thistle-shaped painted plaster plaque mounted on a thistle-shaped stained wooden panel. In the centre is a globe showing Antarctica on a blue background with two gold stars; around the edge is a gold rope border, and above this is a black scroll with the word 'COOK' in gold, surmounted by a gold crown with red and green highlights and white sails.

  • Width: 172mm, height: 227mm, depth: 44mm