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We only use premium branded inks, and colours are independently verified to last between 100 and 200 years.
A relic of Sir John Franklin's last expedition 1845-1848. Two round coat buttons covered with black silk with linen backs. They were found on a skeleton presumed to be Henry Peter Peglar (1811-48), HMS 'Terror', at Cape Herschel on 25 May 1859, by the McClintock Search Expedition 1857-1859. The skeleton is more likely to be that of Peglar's friend, Thomas Armitage, Gun Room Steward, HMS 'Terror'.
- Image reference: F5053
- National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London