This bronze medal was struck by the Finnish medallist Kauko Räsänen in 1976 to be issued by Abo Akademi on the 60th birthday of Georg Henrik von Wright (1916-2003). Von Wright, the most important Finnish philosopher of the Twentieth Century, was Professor of Philosophy in Helsinki 1946-61 and Cambridge 1948-51. The legend on the reverse can be translated as ‘Thought Proclamation’. 70mm.
Given by Tuukka Talvio