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Letter, 'Of sepulchral inscriptions and carved figures discovered at Bonn in 1755' from John Strange to James West

Reference number: L&P/5/113

Date: 10 July 1769

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Subject: Archaeology

Published in Philosophical Transactions, as 'An account of several sepulchral inscriptions and figures in bas-relief, discovered, in 1755, at Bonn in Lower Germany. In a letter to James West, Esquire, Pr. R. S. from John Strange, Esquire, F. R. S'

Read 9 November 1769

Reference number
L&P/5/113
Earliest possible date
10 July 1769
Physical description
Ink on paper
Page extent
4 pages
Format
Manuscript

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John Strange

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John Strange, Letter, 'Of sepulchral inscriptions and carved figures discovered at Bonn in 1755' from John Strange to James West, 10 July 1769, L&P/5/113, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/l-and-p_5_113/letter-of-sepulchral-inscriptions-and-carved-figures-discovered-at-bonn-in-1755-from-john-strange-to-james-west, accessed on 23 May 2024

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