Edouard Branly Medal

Object Number: 
1948.585
Date: 
ca. 1944
Medium: 
Bronze
Dimensions: 
diameter: 1 15/16 in. ( 5 cm )
Marks: 
Inscription: obverse, at lower left of field: "J.P.LEGASTELOIS" Inscription: edge, lower center: "BRONZE"
Description: 
Bronze struck medal with obverse showing clothed male bust facing right with legend: "EDOUARD BRANLY." Reverse contains inscription: "Edouard BRANLY/PHYSICIEN FRANCAIS/NE A AMIENS 1844/DOCTEUR ES SCIENCES/DOCTEUR EN MEDECINE/INVENTEUR/DE LA TELEGRAPHIE/ELECTRIQUE SANS FIL/MEMBRE/DE L/ACADEMIE DES/SCIENCES."
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. James G. Harbord
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group