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Champlain & De Monts Medal

Object Number: 
INV.3607D.2
Date: 
1904
Medium: 
Copper
Dimensions: 
diameter: 1 3/8 in. ( 3.5 cm )
Description: 
Copper struck medal with obverse showing two clothed accolated male busts facing right with legend: "1604/DE MONTS/1904/CHAMPLAIN." Reverse contains ornate cartouche with seal of Canada flanked by two moose and surmounted by crown; beneath is scroll with motto; below scroll is inscription: "ST. JOHN N.B."
Credit Line: 
Gift of estate of V.H. Paltsits, 1953
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group