Medal

Object Number: 
2008.42.191
Medium: 
Bronze
Dimensions: 
diameter: 80mm (3 1/8 in.)
Description: 
Bronze struck medallion with obverse showing two polar explorers at left with dogs, one pointing to ocean over which birds are flying. Reverse shows two female figures flanking frame of sun with rays topped by eagle on globe, all within laurel border.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Naval History Society, 1925
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group