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National Academy of Sciences centennial medal

Obverse has female figure with billowing robe and torch, with motto on sash: Let there be light. On outer edge: National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. Founded 1863. Reverse has laurel wreath border and text: National Academy of Sciences Centennial 1963.

ID: 2003-00222
Greenstein, Jesse L. (Jesse Leonard), 1909-2002 (Astrophysicist)

Creation Jan. 1, 1963

MEDIUM: Bronze; FORMAT: medal; LENGTH: 3 inches diam.; QUANTITY: 1

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