Medal Commemorating the Independence of Iceland
diameter: 2 3/8 in. ( 6 cm )
Inscription: obverse, at lower left of field: "A.H." Inscription: obverse, at lower right of field: "S.J." Inscription: edge, lower center: "SPORRONG&CO"
Bronze struck medal with obverse depicting seated winged female figure representing Iceland, holding burning torch in her left hand. Reverse depicts seal of Iceland within shield with sun above, inscribed with date: "17./JUNI 1944"; legend above: "STOFNUN LYDVELDIS A ISLANDI."
Gift of Mr. Arent Claessen
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