Task 2:

A text below addresses a special type of visitor. It is taken from the permanent collection of the Semmelweis Medical Library and Museum for the History of Medicine. Try to describe the visitor this text addresses in detail:

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The text: „Lajos Winkler (1863-1939), disciple of Károly Than, outstanding figure of analytical chemistry, developer of the gravimetric analysis method. (Memorial medal, Hungarian, 1954)”

The object:

Memorial medal made of bronze.

4.6. picture: Memorial medal of Lajos Winkler, bronze relief, 1950. Semmelweis Medical Library and Museum for the History of Medicine, Budapest. (Photo: Tamás Vásárhelyi)