Prof. Frank Debenham O.B.E. (Australian, 1883-1965) Stareek, a sledge dog from Scott's last expediti
Lot 115
Prof. Frank Debenham O.B.E. (Australian, 1883-1965) Stareek, a sledge dog from Scott's last expedition of 1910-13 10.7 x 7.9 cm. (4 1/4 x 3 1/8 in.) unframed
Sold for £956 (US$ 1,605) inc. premium
Lot Details
Prof. Frank Debenham O.B.E. (Australian, 1883-1965)

Footnotes

  • 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.
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