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    Marie Curie Laboratory Document Signed "M. Curie". One partially printed page, 8.25" x 12", Paris; October 13, 1925. Certificate No. 4458, on Institut du Radium/Laboratoire Curie letterhead. A research document, recording a Radium Assay by Radiation Y. Written in French. Signed nine years before her death, which is thought to have occurred as a result of her exposure to radiation.

    Marie Curie (1867-1934) discovered the atoms of radium and polonium, which were both named by her in honor of her Polish ancestry.

    Condition: Flattened folds, with light toning through and darker toning at the edges. One spot of soiling/dampstaining, does not affect the text or signature.


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