Reference numberM/236
TitleWurtz, Karl Adolphe
DescriptionPortrait medal. Obverse: bust of Wurtz, full face, in collar tie and jacket. Reverse: a nude male figure, winged and holding a branch of laurel, pointing to a bench of chemical apparatus and a list of Wurtz's major discoveries.
InscriptionContentObverse: CHARLES ADOLPHE WURTZ 1817-1884. At side: ALPHEE DUBOIS 1886
Access statusOpen
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NA6547Wurtz; Karl Adolphe (1817 - 1884)1817 - 1884
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