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The Centenary of the First Ovariotomy, performed by Dr. Ephraim McDowell

Designer:
F Ziegler (American)
Date:
1909
Medium:
Bronze, cast
Dimensions:
Diam. 4-1/8 in. (10.5 cm.)
Classification:
Medals and Plaquettes
Credit Line:
Gift of the American Gynecological Society, 1909
Accession Number:
09.113
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed (obverse): THE AMERICAN / GYNECOLOGICAL SOCIETY; (reverse): TO COMMEMORATE THE FIRST OVARIOTOMY / EPHRAIM / MCDOWELL / 1809–1909
American Gynecological Society (1909; their gift to MMA)

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