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Paul Ehrlich and Sahatchiro Hata, the Conquest of Syphilis

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    2008,4138.3

  • Title (object)

    • Paul Ehrlich and Sahatchiro Hata, the Conquest of Syphilis
  • Description

    Struck bronze medal.(obverse) Two scientists, Dr Paul Ehrlich and Sahatchiro Hata, bending over a test tube.
    (reverse) Nude male figure wrestling a multi-headed monster, representing syphilis.

  • Producer name

  • Date

    • 1909 (circa)
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Diameter: 66 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        obverse
      • Inscription Content

        EHRLICH HATA
      • Inscription Type

        signature
      • Inscription Position

        obverse
      • Inscription Content

        JK
      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        reverse
      • Inscription Language

        Latin
      • Inscription Content

        PER ASPERA AD ASTRA
  • Location

    Not on display

  • Subjects

  • Associated names

  • Associated events

    • Associated Event: Development of cure for syphilis c.1909
  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    2008

  • Acquisition notes

    Dix Noonan and Webb sale 1/7/2008 lot 2652

  • Department

    Coins & Medals

  • Registration number

    2008,4138.3


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