Reference numberM/269
TitleChallenger Expedition Centenary Medal
DescriptionFront; ship in full sail, with 'Challenger Expedition Centenary 1872-1972'
Dorse; Knight in armour, with sword, and 'Challenger' underneath his feet.

Enclosed in green leather medal box, with 'Alex Kirkwood & Son, Medalists, 13 Albany St, Edinburgh 1, Estab 1826
Extent1 medal
Physical descriptionSilver metal medal. Size; diameter 3.5 cm
Access statusOpen
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