Lot 57: Nobel Prize Winning Physicist Otto Hahn's Signature on Decorative Post Card
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October 26, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: Nobel Prize Winning Physicist Otto Hahn’s Signature on Decorative Post Card ********** HAHN, OTTO. (1879-1968). German chemist and physicist; co-discoverer (with Lise Meitner) of protactinium. Awarded the Nobel Prize for chemistry in 1944 for his work on nuclear fission. Signed card. (“Otto Hahn”). 1p. 12mo. Gottingen, 1964. A postcard with an illustration of a colorful floral wreath, underneath which Hahn has signed his name in blue ink. ********** In mint condition.