21 September 2005
[Sir Ernest Henry Shackleton (1874-1922)]
A silver swallow by Carrington and Co., London, 1921. Mounted on an oak disc with silver plaque 'QUEST R.Y.S./25TH. SEPT. 1921.-5TH. JAN. 1922'
the oak support 8in. (20.3cm.) diameter
Sir Ernest Henry Shackleton (1874-1922) and thence by descent to his grandson, Nicholas Shackleton; sale Christie's, 17 Sept. 1999, lot 275.
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