Medal, South Polar Diamond Anniversary

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A South Polar Diamond Anniversary Medal. The cupro nickel medal features Roald Amundsen on the obverse. " ROALD AMUNDSEN ANTARCTIC EXPLORER SOUTH POLE DEC 14,1911 " is marked around the edges of this. The reverse features Robert Falcon Scott standing on the ice. " ROBERT F. SCOTT SOUT POLE JAN 18 1912 " is marked around this. The medal is sealed in a light blue cardboard mount. " SOUTH POLAR / DIAMOND ANNIVERSARY / CANTERBURY MUSEUM / CENTENNIAL APPEAL / ANTARCTIC WING 1971/72 " is marked on the mount.
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