© National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London | Licence: CC BY-NC-ND
© National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London | Licence: CC BY-NC-ND

Frigate and Icebergs

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Description

Technique includes scraped highlights. This is possibly HMS Challenger (1856) during the circumnavigation of the globe on oceanographic research, 1872-1876. The ship encountered icebergs in the Southern Ocean during two weeks of Antarctica in February 1874.

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© National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London

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Location

Southern Ocean

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