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Nobel Medal

Original Nobel Medal awarded to George Beadle in 1958. Obverse is relief portrait of Alfred Nobel. Reverse has allegorical figures representing medicine, inscription, name and date. With case.

ID: 1999-00039
Beadle, George Wells (Biologist, Nobel Laureate)

Creation Jan. 1, 1958

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

Topics: Biology, Genetics, Nobel Prize

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