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Ice grotto and the 'Terra Nova'

ca. 1910-1912 (made)
Place of origin

Photograph (silver print)

Object details

Object type
TitleIce grotto and the 'Terra Nova' (assigned by artist)
Materials and techniques
photographic paper, silver print
Brief description
'Ice grotto and the Terra Nova'; photograph (silver print) by Herbert Ponting, taken on the Scott Expedition to the South Pole, c.1910-12
Physical description
Photograph (silver print)
    Credit line
    Acquired from Paul Popper Ltd. in 1975
    Object history
    Taken on the Scott Expedition to the South Pole. Print made from original negative by Paul Popper Ltd.
    Places depicted
    Bibliographic reference
    Taken from Departmental Circulation Register 1975
    Accession number

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    Record createdJuly 1, 2009
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