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Medal ribbon and bar

Expedition: Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition 1914-16 (Endurance)
Materials: Unknown
Dimensions: 36mm (width), 12mm (height), 5mm (depth); 32mm (width), 66mm (length)
Date: 1914-1916
Ref no: Y: 2002/11/9

A silver bar (Antarctic 1914-16) and section of ribbon from the Polar Medal presented to Sir Ernest Shackleton.

Physical description:

bar: A silver bar from a silver Polar Medal, embossed with the name of the polar region and dates of the expedition it was awarded for: ‘ANTARCTIC 1914–16’.

ribbon: A section of a plain white medal ribbon, 32mm wide, and folded. The white colour represents ice and snow.

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