June 21, 1957
Circular medal with portrait of Pierre Fermat on obverse. Reverse is inscribed: "Academie des Sciences Inscriptions et Belles Lettres de Toulouse, Au docteur Linus Pauling, Prix Nobel 1957." [This was only the sixth time that this medal had been awarded in the previous three centuries.]
Awarded by Academie des sciences inscriptions et belles lettres de Toulouse.
Subject: Physical sciences
Name: Académie des sciences, inscriptions et belles-lettres de Toulouse