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Daniel Guggenheim Medal

 Unprocessed
Identifier: 1999-00364

Content Description

Obverse has aeronautical scene with biplane, dirigible, balloon. Reverse bears inscription within decorative motifs: For great achievement in aeronautics, Theodore von Karman, 1955. Awarded jointly by the American Society of Mechanical Engineers, the Society of Automotive Engineers, and the Institute of Aeronautical Sciences.

Provenance

ACQUIRED WHERE: Estate of T. von Karman

Restrictions Apply

No

Dates

  • 1955-01-01

Creator

Extent

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