Prof. Frank Debenham O.B.E. (Australian, 1883-1965)
Provenance: An employee at Cheshunt Park, home of the Debenham family. By direct descent to the current owner.
Debenham was invited to join Scott's ill-fated expedition to the Antarctic as the expedition's geologist. He later founded the Scott Polar Research Institute at Cambridge as a memorial to Scott, and was its Director until 1946.