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Jacques-Philippe d'Orville - Pieter Burman - 1729-12-12

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Jacques-Philippe d'Orville - Pieter Burman - 1729-12-12
FINA IDUnique ID of the page  10068
InstitutionName of Institution. Oxford, Bodleian Library
InventoryInventory number. MS D’Orville 490, f° 94-95
AuthorAuthor of the document. Jacques-Philippe d'Orville
RecipientRecipient of the correspondence. Pieter Burman
Correspondence dateDate when the correspondence was written: day - month - year . December 12, 1729
PlacePlace of publication of the book, composition of the document or institution. Amsterdam 52° 22' 28.34" N, 4° 53' 52.73" E
Associated personsNames of Persons who are mentioned in the annotation.
LiteratureReference to literature. Orville 17641
KeywordNumismatic Keywords  sicily, greek, engraved plates
LanguageLanguage of the correspondence Latin
LinkLink to external information, e.g. Wikpedia con=bronze%20plates%20will%20have%20to%20be%20sent%20to%20Leyden&baseurl=/forms/advanced&start=0&type=advanced&numFound=1
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Grand documentOriginal passage from the "Grand document".

-Lettre du 12 décembre 1729 (d’Amsterdam): ... He is getting to the end of his troubles over the Sicilian journey, the draft of which he will ask O. to criticise. It only remains to deal with certain coins and inscriptions. The bronze plates will have to be sent to Leyden to be printed. (Oxford, Bodleian Library, MS D’Orville 490, f° 94-95).


  1. ^  Orville, Jacques-Philippe (1764), Sicula, in quo opere Siciliae veteris Rudera, additis Antiquitatum Tabulis, illustrantur; cum Numismatibus, nec non Commentario Petri Burmanni secundi