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Franklin Medal

Obverse is portrait of Benjamin Franklin. Reverse has laurels and inscription: "Awarded by the Franklin Institute to Theodor von Karman 1948 for signal & eminent service in science."

ID: 1999-00354
Von Kármán, Theodore, 1881-1963 (Physicist, Aerodynamicist, Applied Mathematician)

Creation Jan. 1, 1948

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

Topics: Medals -- United States

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