International Medical Congress medal, London, 1881.
3 8 c m
40cm
actual image size: 32cm x 30cm

International Medical Congress medal, London, 1881.

© Science Museum / Science & Society Picture Library

Description

Medal of the International Medical Congress held in London. The design, by Tenniel and Wyon, shows mothers holding up their children to the legendary Greek physician Asclepius, with Death hovering in the background, representing the threat of infant mortality.
 

Image Ref.

10447041
 

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