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Object Name: Medal
Date: 1910
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Medium: Bronze
Dimensions: Overall (diameter): 2 3/4 in. (69.8mm)
Place made: United States
Description: Bronze struck medal with obverse showing high-relief right-facing portrait of Peary; legend: "ROBERT EDWIN PEARY 1910". Reverse shows eagle in flight above section of globe; legend: "PRESENTED BY THE ROYAL GEOGRAPHICAL SOCIETY/ FOR ARCTIC EXPLORATION 1886-1909".
Credit Line: Gift of the Naval History Society, 1925
Object Number: 2008.42.342
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Marks: Obverse at bottom left portrait: "K. SCOTT".