21 September 2005
British Antarctic Expedition, 1910-1914: P.O. Patrick Keohane's sledging toolkit, including handle for various tool fittings, the tools including penknife, file, pliers, corkscrews, ruler, saw, hammer, and screwdrivers, all held in fitted straps inside buttoned leather case
[With:] a silver fob watch given to Keohane inscribed 'P. KEOHANE/FROM E.L.A./IN REMEMBRANCE OF/3 YEARS IN THE/ANTARCTIC' on the back cover, in fitted case by The Goldsmiths & Silversmiths Company Ltd. (2)
P.O. Patrick Keohane, and thence by descent to the present owner.
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Tralee, County Kerry Museum, Antarctica -- Beyond Endurance: Journey to the Bottom of the Earth, April-Dec. 2002 (the tool kit only).
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