Charles A. Lindbergh Commemorative Medal

Object Number: 
INV.3785
Date: 
1927
Medium: 
Bronze
Dimensions: 
diameter: 2 11/16 in. ( 6.8 cm )
Marks: 
Inscription: obverse, at lower right of field: "G. PRUD'HOMME" Inscription: edge, lower center: "BRONZE"
Description: 
Bronze struck medal with obverse showing clothed three-quarter bust of Lindbergh facing right with legend: "CHARLES A LINDBERGH NEW YORK PARIS"; inscription at lower right of bust: "AETATIS/SVAE/XXV." Reverse depicts geographical map at center labelled, at left: "U.S.A./New York"; at center: "ATLANTIQUE"; at right: "PARIS/AFRIQUE"; legend around line border: "ALARVM REMIGIO IVNCTA PRIMVM OCEANI LITTORA/MCMXXVII."
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Creative: Tronvig Group