Awards

2016 American Alpine Club Gold Medals

date: 2016

client: The American Alpine Club

materials: Brass, aluminum, leather

size: 5" diameter

info: Kiitella's "gold" medals, custom made for The American Alpine Club, consist of jet cut, satin-polished, heavy-gauge brass, with leather neck ribbons. The prestigious President’s Gold Medals are awarded for only the fifth time in the Club’s 114-year history. At this year's Annual Dinner, the awards are given to the ten members of the 1966 American Antarctic Mountaineering Expedition.