Rectangular bronze medal to commemorate the Electrical Exhibition held in Como and the 100th anniversary of Volta's discovery of the Voltaic Pile, designed by G. Bertino, made by Stabilimento SPa Stefano Johnson, Milan, Italy, 1899. Obverse, exhibition placard and portrait oval; reverse, scene of Volta demonstrating his pile to Napoleon.
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- commemorative medal
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- Loan: Wellcome Trust
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