Samuel Crawley - Jacques-Philippe d'Orville - 1747-12-15

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Samuel Crawley, Izmir

Samuel Crawley - Jacques-Philippe d'Orville - 1747-12-15
FINA IDUnique ID of the page  3136
InstitutionName of Institution. Oxford, Bodleian Library
InventoryInventory number. MS D’Orville 487 f° 224-225
AuthorAuthor of the document. Samuel Crawley
RecipientRecipient of the correspondence. Jacques-Philippe d'Orville
Correspondence dateDate when the correspondence was written: day - month - year . December 15, 1747
PlacePlace of publication of the book, composition of the document or institution. Izmir 38° 24' 55.22" N, 27° 8' 40.09" E
Associated personsNames of Persons who are mentioned in the annotation. Daniel Alexander de Hochepied
LiteratureReference to literature. Callataÿ 2021c, p. 531, n° 571
KeywordNumismatic Keywords  Athens , Collection
LanguageLanguage of the correspondence English
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-Lettre du 15 décembre 1747 (de Smyrne): Abstract: He reports that Mr. Aiken has returned from Athens with many antiquities, i.e., busts, inscriptions, bas-reliefs and collations of MSS. of Theocretus from the Vienna library, which he will be pleased to hand to you. Mons. le Comte de Hochepied, Dutch consul, has acquired a fine cabinet of medals, busts, inscriptions and other curiosities. (Oxford, Bodleian Library, MS D’Orville 487 f° 224-225).


  1. ^  Callataÿ, François de (2021), “Correspondence about the coin market in Constantinople and Smyrna prior to 1800”, in Andrew Meadows and Ute Wartenberg (eds.), Presbeus. Studies in Ancient Coinage Presented to Richard Ashton, New York, The American Numismatic Society, p. 511-532.