John Scott Medal, United States, 1901

John Scott Medal, United States, 1901

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Description (Brief)
One (1) John Scott Medal
United States, 1901
Obverse Image: Open wreath, tied at the bottom.
Obverse Text: THE JOHN SCOTT MEDAL / TO THE MOST DESERVING / TO EDWARD G. ACHESON FOR HIS PROCESS FOR THE ARTIFICIAL PRODUCTION OF GRAPHITE ON THE RECOMMENDATION OF THE FRANKLIN INSTITUTE 1901
Reverse Image: Shield flanked by two female figures.
Reverse Text: AWARDED BY THE CITY OF PHILADELPHIA / PHILDELPHIA / MANETO
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Medal
Other Terms
Medal; Commemorative; Personal
date made
1901
associated date
1901
issuing authority
City of Philadelphia
place made
United States
associated place
United States
Physical Description
metal, bronze (overall material)
engraved (overall production method/technique)
Measurements
medal: 1.05 cm x 10.27 cm; 13/32 in x 4 1/32 in
ID Number
NU.NU2523
accession number
108512
catalog number
2523
Credit Line
Mrs. Edward G. Acheson
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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