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Benjamin Franklin Commemorative Medal

Commemorative medal of the invention of the bi-focal lens by Frranklin. Obv.: Franklin in profile, holding eyeglasses. Inscribed, "FRANKLIN BI-FOCAL" Rev.: Spray of leaves and scroll inscribed "COMMEMORATING THE ONE HUNDRED AND FIFTIETH ANNIVERSARY OF BENJAMIN FRANKIN'S INVENTION OF THE...

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Credit Line

Gift of the Bausch and Lomb Optical Co.

1934

Object Place

United States

Accession Number

38.773

Medium or Technique

Metal

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Numismatics, Medals