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Louis Agassiz Medal
Date: 1874
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Medium: Bronze
Dimensions: Overall (Medal): 2 1/2 in. (6.4 cm)
Place made: North America, United States
Description: Bronze struck medal with obverse depicting nude male bust facing right; legend, horizontally, to the right of bust: "AGASSIZ." Reverse bears dates at center enclosed by laurel wreath: "NA 1807/OB 1878"; legend: "TERRA MARIQUE DUCTOR INDAGATIONE NATURAE."
Object Number: 1231
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Marks: Inscription: obverse, below bust truncation, at left: "W.BARBER.SC"