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Brazilian centennial medal
Obverse has female figure crowning a male with laurel, with inscription “Exposicao internacional Rio de Janeriro,” with date 1922-1923. Reverse has two female figures, one with wings and broken chains soaring upwards, with motto: “Independencia ou Morte!” Also “Brazil 7 Setembro 1822-1922.”
Millikan, Robert Andrews, 1868-1953 (Experimental Physicist, Nobel Laureate, Caltech President)
Jan. 1, 1922
MEDIUM: Bronze; FORMAT: medal; LENGTH: 3 inches diam.; QUANTITY: 1
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