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Medal - Friedrich Traugott Kutzing, Germany, 1887 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 33522

Summary:
Germany
Medal - Friedrich Traugott Kutzing, 1887 (AD)
Mint: not recorded
Awarded to: Mueller, Ferdinand von
Description:
A bronze medal (49 mm diameter) featuring a bust of the botanist F.T. Kutzing by the Austrian artist Anton Schraff.
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from National Gallery of Victoria (NGV), 1976
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 49 mm (Diameter)
Weight: 52.60 g (Weight)

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Tagged with: economic botany
Themes this item is part of: Anton Schraff, Vienna Mint Medal Maker (1845-1903), Public Life & Institutions Collection, Baron Ferdinand von Mueller, Botanist & Explorer (1825-1896)
Primary Classification: MEDALS
Secondary Classification: Commemorative
Tertiary Classification: natural sciences
Series: German Prize Medals
DateEra: 1887 AD
Obverse Description: Bust facing right, around, FRIEDRICH TRAUGOTT KUTZING in tiny letters on truncation, A. SCHRAFF
Reverse Description: Within an olive wreath, AD / ALGAS / PROFECTUS EST / LAVRVM / DEPORTAVIT / DIE VIII MENS DECEMBRIS / MDCCCLXXXVII
Edge Description: Plain
Inscriptions: Obverse: FRIEDRICH TRAUGOTT KUTZING in tiny letters, A. SCHRAFF
Reverse: AD ALGAS PROFECTUS EST LAVRVM DEPORTAVIT IE VIII MENS DECEMBRIS MDCCCLXXXVII
Material: Bronze
Issued By: Germany, 1887
Artist: Anton Schraff - Vienna Mint, 1887
Awarded To: Baron Ferdinand von Mueller, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1887
Person Depicted: Friedrich Kutzing, Germany, 1887

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