Medals

Rudolph Matas Library maintains the medals and awards of Dr. Rudolph Matas. The Library also has a replica of the Nobel medal of Louis J. Ignarro, faculty (1973-1985), Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine (1998).

The Matas Library has a collection of medals issued in honor of individuals or commemorating a momentous event, disease, hospital, school or society collected by Benjamin Bernard Weinstein, M.D. and donated to the Rudolph Matas Library by the family of B. Bernard Weinstein.

The Weinstein Medallions Collection will be available soon in the Tulane Digital Library.

NOTE: Rudolph Matas Library has neither the resources for the pricing/valuation of medals nor for researching the history of medals. Please consult a professional coin dealer if you have questions regarding a coin or medal. Rudolph Matas Library does not purchase new medals to add to the existing collection.