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Medal; XTS.2164

Medal; XTS.2164
Name/Title
Medal
About this object
Medal; a medal for proficiency in practical chemistry, 1890. Presented by Dr A Scheidel to H Patridge.

Dr August Scheidel was a German chemist, pioneer and world expert in cyanide extraction processes. He spent a period working at Thames on the refractory ore problem. Scheidel’s work was part of the revolution in ‘gold saving’ from refractory ores throughout the world.

For more information about Thames School of Mines, which is cared for by Heritage New Zealand Pouhere Taonga, visit our website.

Medium and Materials
metal
Measurements
W: 3.5cm
L: 4.5cm

Credit Line
Collection of Thames School of Mines, Heritage New Zealand Pouhere Taonga
Object Type
Medal
Object number
XTS.2164

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Dr A Scheidel
H Patridge
medal
medallion


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