Carpathia Medal


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The Ultimate “Titanic” Collectible


GOLD $185
SILVER  – Sold Out

Here’s your opportunity to own a truly magnificent treasure of Titanic history––an exquisite reproduction made from an original 1912 Carpathia medal. This rare keepsake is known and sought after worldwide by collectors. The obverse is a stunning art nouveau design with Neptune’s head and flowing beard and two dolphins as the border. Carpathia with lifeboats standing by in the center and icebergs are in the background. Struck in silver, bronze and gold (plated) and fitted with a ring suspended from a colored ribbon. Gold medals were awarded to Captain Rostron and Officers, Silver for the Jr. Officers and Engineers and Bronze for the Crew. “Unsinkable” Molly Brown presented one to each in appreciation of their heroism and bravery rescuing the survivors of the ill-fated Titanic on April 15, 1912.

This Carpathia Medal is the finest possible and an exclusive for the Titanic Historical Society who commissioned the maker of the original Carpathia Medal to issue this extraordinary piece of Titanic history.

The creators, Dieges & Clust, founded in 1898, were renowned specialist gold & silversmiths. The company ceased trading in 1980 and their successor, Herff Jones, Inc., continue the Dieges & Clust tradition of premiere craftsmanship producing prestigious medals for the Olympic Games, Congressional Medal of Honor, the Heisman Trophy, the National Football League. Each is luxury boxed. The gold medal comes with a natural laquered wood box inlaid with green suede, burnished brass hardware and a soft, creme suede interior. The silver and bronze medals come in an elegant antique-style red or navy textured leather (navy-bronze) (red-silver) with decorative gold accents and matching velvet interiors.

Weight 6 oz
Dimensions 4 × 3.5 × 2 in

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