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Edison Medal of the American Institute of Electrical Engineers

 Unprocessed
Identifier: 1999-00239

Content Description

Gold medal. On obverse is relief portrait of Thomas A. Edison with inscriptions, including “To Robert A. Millikan 1922.” Reverse has two allegorical figures with monument with a light bulb (?!). Awarded for meritorious achievement in electricity.

Provenance

ACQUIRED WHERE: Estate of Robert Millikan

Restrictions Apply

No

Dates

  • 1922-01-01

Creator

Extent

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