Miniature White Ensign flown on Scott's sledge on the southern journey
The Royal Collection © 2012,
Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
RCIN 60068

Miniature White Ensign flown on Scott's sledge on the southern journey

1911-12

Presented to King George V

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The tradition of flying miniature, often heraldic, flags on sledges was begun by Sir Clements Markham on the Nares expedition to the Arctic in 1875. More