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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.

ID: 1999-00348
Von Kármán, Theodore, 1881-1963 (Physicist, Aerodynamicist, Applied Mathematician)

Creation Jan. 1, 1937

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

Topics: Medals -- Belgium

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