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Benjamin Ewell Medal, circa 1893

Identifier: id1858

Scope and Contents

One proof of the Benjamin Ewell Medal given to outstanding students of mathematics. The obverse shows a kneeling James Blair before a seated King William III and standing Queen Mary II. The reverse reads "In Honor of Benjamin S. Ewell. For Excellence in Mathematics." Medal diameter is 1.3125in. Image available at Located in Decorative Objects S2, SS1, Box 14. UA 1982.028


  • Creation: circa 1893


Language of Materials

From the Collection:

English Greek,Ancient(to1453) Hebrew

Conditions Governing Access:

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From the Collection: 4.75 Linear Feet

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Research Center Repository