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Charles A. Lindbergh Commemorative Medal
Date: 1927
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Medium: Bronze
Dimensions: Overall (diameter): 2 11/16 in. (6.8 cm)
Place made: Europe, France
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."
Object Number: INV.3785
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Marks: Inscription: obverse, at lower right of field: "G. PRUD'HOMME" Inscription: edge, lower center: "BRONZE"