21 September 2000
British National Antarctic Expedition, 1901-1904
A small wine/sherry glass, height: 41/8in. (10.5cm.), the side engraved with the circular logo of a penguin on an ice-floe looking towards the sunrise and the horizon, all surrounded by a band reading 'National Antarctic Expedition S.Y. "Morning"'.
A souvenir of the ward-room of the Morning, the Discovery's relief ship on Scott's first expedition, commanded by William Colbeck.
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