Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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Claude Bernard medal
  • Alfred Borrel
    born: Paris, France
  • Claude Bernard medal, 1879
  • Where object was made: Unknown
  • bronze
  • Object Diameter: 6.8 cm
    Object Diameter: 2 5/8 in
  • Gift of Dr. Franklin D. Murphy
  • Not on display
  • 1954.0018

Recto: Bust of man set in profile. Hair is straight and sideburns are very prominent.

Verso: Text inside and outside wreath. Beading design on border in full circle.