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The Holland Society of New York Medal

Obverse shows emblems of a lion, a ship, a tree, and two coats of arms. Small inscription reads: "Eindelijk Wrost Een Spruit Een Boom" and "Founded 1885." Reverse inscription shows awarded "for achievements in solar astronomy" and date 1931.


ID: 1992-00067
Hale, George Ellery (Astronomer, Astrophysicist)

Creation Jan. 1, 1931

MEDIUM: gold; FORMAT: medal with ribbon and pin; LENGTH: 1.5 inches diam.; QUANTITY: 1

Topics: Astronomy

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