Medal

Object Number: 
2008.42.341
Date: 
1902
Medium: 
Bronze
Dimensions: 
diameter: 70.3mm (2 3/4 in.)
Marks: 
Obverse to right of bust: "V.D. BRENNER".
Description: 
Bronze struck medal with obverse showing right front-facing bust-length portrait; legend: "THE CHARLES P. DALY MEDAL/ FOR GEOGRAPHICAL RESEARCH". Reverse shows hand holding torch at left, branches bordering at right; legend: "THE AMERICAN GEOGRAPHICAL SOCIETY OF NEW YORK/ AWARDED TO/ ROBERT.E.PEARY/.U.S.N./.DECEMBER.XI./MCMII".
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Naval History Society, 1925
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group