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Medal with chain. Obverse is pontifical seal with mitre and crossed keys, with inscription "Dominus Deus Scientiarum." Reverse inscribed to "Theodore de Karman," with date 1955. Represents appointment by Pope Pius XII.


ID: 1999-00365
Von Karman, Theodore (Physicist, Aerodynamicist, Applied Mathematician)

Creation Jan. 1, 1955

MEDIUM: gold-plated; FORMAT: medal and chain; LENGTH: 1 7/8 inches diam.; QUANTITY: 1

Topics: Medals -- Italy

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