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Daniel Guggenheim Medal
Bronze copy of gold medal. Obverse has aeronautical scene with biplane, dirigible, balloon. Reverse bears inscription within decorative motifs: For great achievement in aeronautics, Theodore von Karman, 1955. Awarded jointly by the American Society of Mechanical Engineers, the Society of Automotive Engineers, and the Institute of Aeronautical Sciences.
Von Karman, Theodore (Physicist, Aerodynamicist, Applied Mathematician)
Jan. 1, 1955
MEDIUM: Bronze; FORMAT: medal; LENGTH: 2.5 inches diam.; QUANTITY: 1
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