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Nobel Medal

Original Nobel Medal awarded to Millikan in 1923. Obverse is relief portrait of Alfred Nobel. Reverse has allegorical figures Natura and Scientia, inscriptions, name and date.


ID: 1999-00261
Millikan, Robert Andrews (Experimental Physicist, Nobel Laureate, Caltech President)

Creation Jan. 1, 1923

MEDIUM: gold; FORMAT: medal; LENGTH: 2.5 inches diam.; QUANTITY: 1

Topics: Physics

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