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Free University of Brussels, medal
Medal awarded in connection with granting of degree of Doctor Honoris Causa by the university in recognition of contributions to science. Obverse has winged figure (probably St. Michael) slaying a dragon, with university's name and motto "Scientia vincere tenebras." Reverse has inscription to Karman. No date.
Von Karman, Theodore (Physicist, Aerodynamicist, Applied Mathematician)
Jan. 1, 1937
MEDIUM: Bronze; FORMAT: medal; LENGTH: 2.5 inches diam. ; QUANTITY: 1
Topics: Medals -- Belgium
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