Rare Vintage Mining North Of 75° POLARIS MINE Polar Bear On Ice Trophy. Polaris zinc mine was an underground zinc mine on Little Cornwallis Island in the Canadian territory of Nunavut (Northwest Territories prior to Nunavut's official separation). The Polaris mine was located 1,120 kilometers (700 mi) north of the Arctic Circle, and 96 kilometres (60 mi) north of the community of Resolute.
The Polaris mine closed in July 2002 following more than twenty years of zinc production. The award is in very good condition, the plaque shows a scratch on the right side, piece measures overall 8"x6"x3.
Shows a signature in the bottom and the maker sticker which reads "Hoselton Sculpture Made In Canada". Great original advertising piece, would also make for a fantastic display! Please see pictures for condition and details.Please see photos for details, let us know if you need any additional photo or information.