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Mendel Medal

 Unprocessed Material
Identifier: 1999-00090

Content Description

Medal awarded by the Deutsche Akademie der Naturforscher Leopoldina, in Halle. Medal has portrait of Mendel and his dates on obverse. Reverse has name of academy and inscription "Fuer besondere verdienste um die allgemeine Biologie" (for outstanding service to general biology). No inscription to Delbruck or date [1967]. Delbruck was the first awardee (see his papers 27.9).

Provenance

ACQUIRED HOW OR DONOR: Max Delbruck

Restrictions Apply

No

Dates

  • 1967-01-01

Creator

Extent

1 unspecified containers : FORMAT: medal; LENGTH: 3.5 inches diameter; QUANTITY: 1