BRONZE ART MEDAL COMMEMORATING CONQUEST OF POLES BY REAR ADMIRAL RICHARD E. BYRD BY PLANE ON 1926 & 1929

by Julio Kilenyi (1885-1959)
USA, 1929


3 ¼" diameter

Bronze medal in high relief commemorating the conquest of the poles by Rear Admiral Richard E. Byrd by plane - the North Pole on May 9, 1926 and the South Pole on November 29, 1929.

Impressed Whitehead - Hoag on edge.
Signed KILENYI.

$500 - Inv. #801