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Object/Catalog Number FIC09.206.1
Object Name Certificate, Achievement
Collection Dr. George S. Essig Collection
Object Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Parent Object Number FIC09.206.1
Condition Fair
Number of images 1.0
Scope & Content Dr. George Essig donated two diplomas belonging to Charles Essig (Philadelphia Dental College) and Norman Essig (University of Pennsylvania).

Title Honorary Diploma presented to Dr. Charles J. Essig by the Philadelphia Dental College in 1871.
Caption Honorary Diploma presented to Carolus (sic. Charles) J. Essig
Condition Notes Piece is adhered to a board.
Mold stains and discoloration throughout.
Light damage.
Notes Wording on diploma:

"Omnibus ad quos praesentes Literae pervenerint / SALUTEM / Cum Gradus Academici instituti fuevint Viri de Literarum Repub- / lica bene meriti, seu nostrae Almae Matris Gremio educati, seu bonarum artium / Disciplinis aliunde eruditi, praediti titulis praeter caeteros insignirentur. / SCIATIS QUOD NOS / Praeses et Profefsores Collegii Dentalis Philadelphiae in / REPULICA PAENNSYLVANIENSI, / Carolus J. Essig. Virum Probum et qui scientia, eximia in / Arte Dentariae Chirurgiae, nostro Collegio sibi acquisita nobisque examintione publice habita, / plenius manifesta se dignum Amplissimis Honoibus Academicis ostendit, / In Gradum in Arte Dentariae Chirurgiae Doctoralem admissimus / Eque praefato Carolus J. Essig hujus Diplomatis virtute, / singula jura, Honores et Privilegia ad eundem Gradum inter nos / et ubique gentium, pertinentia, libentissime et plenissime concessimus et vata / fecimus. / In cujus rei fidem Haec Membrana Chirographis nostris sub- / scripta et Sigillo Collegii nostri munita, testimonio sit. / Datum in Aula Dentalis nostra in Urbe Philadelphia / XXIV die Februario Anno Humanae Salutis MDCCCLXXI."
Old ID number 12-89
Source Dr. George S. Essig
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