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Medal

Medal

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Description
The obverse of this rectangular bronze medal has a portrait bust and “ISAAC RIDGEWAY TRIMBLE / SURGEON” and “1861-1908.” The reverse has a floral wreath and “CHARITY / SIMPLICITY / MAGNANIMITY” and “MDCCCLXI-MDMVIII.” The “J. M. / Miller / 1916” on the obverse refers to Joseph Maxwell Miller, an artist working in Baltimore at that time.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Medal
date made
1916
associated dates
1861 01 01+ / 1861 01 01+, 1908 12 31- / 1908 12 31-
Physical Description
metal, bronze (overall material)
Measurements
average spatial: 7.8 cm x 5.7 cm x.3 cm; 3 1/16 in x 2 1/4 in x 1/8 in
ID Number
MG.302606.604
accession number
302606
catalog number
302606.604
Credit Line
Gift of The Medical and Chirurgical Faculty of the State of Maryland
subject
Medicine
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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