A weathered iceberg
The Royal Collection © 2012,
Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
RCIN 2580032

A weathered iceberg

29 December 1911

Herbert Ponting

Presented to King George V, 1914

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The expedition named prominent icebergs to help with travel and navigation. This berg, known as the Church Berg, was photographed several times by Ponting over the course of a year. He often included figures to provide a sense of scale. More