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Medals, commemorative
Carl Friedrich Gauss Medal

Awarded on the birthday of C. F. Gauss (April 30) by the Braunschweig
Wissenschaftliche Gesellschaft. Large medal has relief portrait of Gauss and on reverse the Society's name and motto. No inscription to Karman and no date.

ID: 1999-00406
Von Kármán, Theodore, 1881-1963 (Physicist, Aerodynamicist, Applied Mathematician)

Creation Apr. 30, 1960

MEDIUM: Bronze; FORMAT: medal; LENGTH: 3 3/8 inches diam.; QUANTITY: 1

Topics: Medals -- German

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