From:South Georgia Museum
About this objectEnvelope that contained pieces of an oar from the James Caird.
Medium and MaterialsPaper, ink
Inscription and MarksInscription 1: On front, Method: Handwritten in blue ink, Content: Ernest Boat in which he/ made the open journey to S. Georgia
Inscription 2: On front, Method: Handwritten in black ink, Content: Pieces of the Oar/ of the/ James Caird
MeasurementsWith flap open:
Height - 166mm
Width - 122mm
Subject and Association KeywordsSIR ERNEST SHACKLETON
Subject and Association Keywords"JAMES CAIRD"
Subject and Association KeywordsAlexandra Shackleton
Credit LineThe Honourable Mrs Alexandra Bergel
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