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Medal of the Pontifical Academy of Sciences
Gold-washed medal on double-stranded chain with 5 medallions. Obverse has Papal insignia of crossed keys and mitre with inscription: “Deus Scientiarum Dominus.” Reverse has Millikan’s name and date, 1936, in laurel wreath, and further inscription “Pontificia Academia Scientiarum.”
Millikan, Robert Andrews (Experimental Physicist, Nobel Laureate, Caltech President)
Jan. 1, 1936
MEDIUM: gold-washed; FORMAT: medal and chain; LENGTH: 1 7/8 inches diam.; QUANTITY: 1
Topics: Medals -- Italy
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