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Medal

Object Number: 
2008.42.190
Date: 
after 1850
Medium: 
Bronze
Dimensions: 
diameter: 60.4mm (2 3/8 in.)
Marks: 
Obverse at right edge and reverse at bottom above border: "TIFFANY A CO".
Description: 
Bronze struck medal with obverse showing two explorers, one pointing out to polar sea with sailing ship in the background. 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