Nicolas-Claude Fabri de Peiresc - Robert Bruce Cotton - 1617-1-20

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Nicolas-Claude Fabri de Peiresc - Robert Bruce Cotton - 1617-1-20
FINA IDUnique ID of the page  10239
InstitutionName of Institution. Oxford, Bodleian Library
InventoryInventory number. MS Smith 79, p. 17-20
AuthorAuthor of the document. Nicolas-Claude Fabri de Peiresc
RecipientRecipient of the correspondence. Robert Bruce Cotton
Correspondence dateDate when the correspondence was written: day - month - year . January 20, 1617
PlacePlace of publication of the book, composition of the document or institution. Paris 48° 51' 24.12" N, 2° 21' 5.26" E
Associated personsNames of Persons who are mentioned in the annotation.
LiteratureReference to literature.
KeywordNumismatic Keywords  roman, provence
LanguageLanguage of the correspondence French
LinkLink to external information, e.g. Wikpedia con=ancient%20Roman%20medals%20from%20Provence&baseurl=/forms/advanced&start=0&type=advanced&numFound=1
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-Lettre du 20 janvier 1617 (de Paris) : He tells him of antiquities etc. which he is or soon will be despatching to him, e.g. ancient Roman medals from Provence, relevant to C’s collection of British antiquities: a discourse on a very ancient inscription of the Roman republic: a sample extract from an old MS. belonging to M. Saumaise, containing Ovidius Geta’s tragedy of Medea: also a new poem by Octavious Meninus in Italian on the wars of Venice, and verses on the fountains of the Vatican by Jerome Aleander (Oxford, Boldeian Library, MS Smith 79, p. 17-20).