Daniel Guggenheim Medal
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.
ACQUIRED WHERE: Estate of T. von Karman
1 unspecified containers : MEDIUM: gold; FORMAT: medal; LENGTH: 2.5 inches diam.; QUANTITY: 1