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Extract of a letter, from Theophilus Sigefridus Bayer to Hans Sloane, dated at St Petersburg

Reference number: EL/B3/47

Date: 17 August 1736

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Concerning Bayer's article about Chinese coins; concerning other articles
Original letter, which now no longer exists, was in Latin

Reference number
EL/B3/47
Earliest possible date
17 August 1736
Page extent
2 pages
Format
Manuscript

Creator name

Gottlieb Siegfried Bayer

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Gottlieb Siegfried Bayer, Extract of a letter, from Theophilus Sigefridus Bayer to Hans Sloane, dated at St Petersburg, 17 August 1736, EL/B3/47, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/el_b3_47/extract-of-a-letter-from-theophilus-sigefridus-bayer-to-hans-sloane-dated-at-st-petersburg, accessed on 18 May 2024

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