Reference numberOL/31
TitleNobel Prize certificate
Date29 October 1936 - 30 April 1985
DescriptionPresentation box containing Otto Lowei's certificate for the 1936 Nobel Prize for Medicine, which he shared with Sir Henry Dale. The box includes correspondence from 1985 between Geoffrey Low, Lowei's son, and the Royal Society, regarding the deposit of the certificate into the archive.
Extent1 certificate and 4 letters
Physical descriptionLeather-bound, in blue presentation box
NotesOtto Lowei's Nobel prize medal is also part of our collection
Access statusOpen
Related records in the catalogueM/258
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