December 10, 1954
Circular medal with portrait of Alfred Nobel on obverse and inscription: "Alfr Nobel, Nat MDCCCXXXIII, Ob MDCCCXCV." Reverse side is engraved with image of two women and inscription: "Inventas Vitam Iuvat Excoluisse Per Artes, Reg Acad Cient Suec, Linus Pauling MCMLIV."
Awarded by the Swedish Royal Academy of Sciences.
Name: Nobel Foundation