Max Joseph von Pettenkofer (1818-1901)

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Date 1899
Metal silver
Shape round
Weight 126 g
Dimensions 61 mm
Marks
Medallist H. Hahn
Rarity Rare
 

Von Pettenkofer was physician and pharmacist. In 1847, he became professor of medicinal chemistry in Munich. He is well-known for his work and scientific contributions in the field of hygiene.

Medal issued by the city of Munich

Reference & photo: Helmut Vester, Beiträge zur Gesischte der Pharmazie, Nr 1, 1969