Medal for Art and Science, Type I, in Gold
Image courtesy of M. Gritzner, "Handbuch der Ritter- und Verdienstorden aller Kulturstaaten der Welt"
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The Medal for Art and Science was originally founded by Grand Duke Friedrich Franz and was conferred in recognition of outstanding achievements in the areas of the art and science.
On February 28, 1859, Grand Duke Friedrich Franz II created statutes for the medal.
The gold medal was worn from around the neck. Women wore the medal on a bow ribbon.
The Type I medals feature a left-facing portrait of Grand Duke Friedrich Franz.
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