Medal

Medal

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Description
Bronze medal commemorating the 110th anniversary of the incorporation of the Maryland State Medical Society. The obverse has “1799” and “1909” and Hippocrates with a caduceus in one hand and a book in the other. The reverse has “DEDICATION EXERCISES / MAY 13TH 1909 / MEDICAL AND CHIRURGICAL/ FACULTY OF MARYLAND.” The “M. Brödel” signature refers to the artist, Max Brödel.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Medal
Other Terms
Medal; Commemorative & Association Items
date made
1909
associated dates
1909 05 13 / 1909 05 13
associated place
United States: Maryland, Baltimore
United States: Maryland, Baltimore
Physical Description
metal, bronze (overall material)
fabric, silk (overall material)
Measurements
average spatial: 7.5 cm x 3.7 cm x.3 cm; 2 15/16 in x 1 7/16 in x 1/8 in
ID Number
MG.302606.605
accession number
302606
catalog number
302606.605
Credit Line
Gift of The Medical and Chirurgical Faculty of the State of Maryland
subject
Medicine
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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