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Benjamin Count Rumford Medal, American Academy of Arts and Sciences

 Unprocessed
Identifier: 1992-00054

Content Description

Silver medal. Obverse shows relief portrait of Count Rumford. Reverse inscribed with "To George Ellery Hale for his Investigations in Solar and Stellar Physics," 1902. Rumford Medal awarded "for discoveries in light or heat."

Provenance

ACQUIRED HOW OR DONOR: George E. Hale III

Restrictions Apply

No

Dates

  • 1902-01-01

Creator

Extent

1 unspecified containers : MEDIUM: silver; FORMAT: medal; LENGTH: 2.75 inches diam.; QUANTITY: 1