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Case for Elihu Root's Nobel Peace Prize

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Identifier: yhm-arc-2009-017

Content Description

Case for Elihu Root's Nobel Peace Prize diploma: 18" x 4" x 4". Medallion on front with side-view face and name Alfred Nobel. The tooled leather of the case has gold embossing on it, in vine patterns, a flock of birds (doves?), and what look like York roses; also the words "Nobels Fredspris Elihu Root, AAR: 1912." [Nobel Peace Prize]

Acquisition Type

Transfer

Provenance

sent from Alumni house by Stacey Himmelberger

Restrictions Apply

No

Dates

  • 1912

Extent

.2 Linear Feet (1 small box)

  • diplomas Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus