RMS Carpathia a bronze commemorative medal & original box.
A shaped bronze medal, the obverse depicting the vessel amongst icebergs with the lifeboats of RMS Titanic, bordered with dolphins and surmounted by Neptune's head. The reverse, inscribed Presented to the Captain Officers and Crew of RMS "Carpathia" in recognition of gallant and heroic service From the Survivors of the SS "Titanic" April 15th 1912 Dieges & Clust NY". With a red silk ribbon. Inside a brown leatherette pasteboard box, with cream satin lining, the lid stamped "Dieges & Clust Jewelers, Silversmiths, Medaleurs 20 John Street New York". 1.4in (3.5cm) diam.