This is an original 1913 halftone print of Admiral Peary and Captain Amundsen at the National Geographical Society Banquet, with Admiral Peary presenting the society's medal to the discoverer of the South Pole. Peary himself was said to have discovered the North Pole.
This 98+ year old Item is rated Very Fine ++. Light aging in margins. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage. Please note that there is printing on the reverse.
Product Type: Original Halftone Print; Black / White
Grade: Very Fine ++
Dimensions: Approximately 5.5 x 2 inches; 14 x 5 cm
Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)
Keywords specific to this image: dinner, table, prize, commemoration, commemorate, explore, explorer, Harris & Ewing, guests, discovery, discoverer