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Reference numberCLP/16/24
LevelFile
TitlePaper, regarding an ancient sepulchre found at Cocherel on the River Eure in France by unknown author
Date1686
DescriptionThe paper describes a sepulchre found in 1685 by Oliver Estienne, and provides an account of how the sepulchre was found and details of the skeletons found inside. Original figure attached with scale.

Subject: Archaeology

Read to the Royal Society on 3 November 1686

Published in Philosophical Transactions as 'The verbal process upon the discovery of an antient sepulchre, in the village of Cocherel upon the River Eure in France.'
LanguageEnglish
French
Extent23p
FormatManuscript
Physical descriptionInk on paper
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Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1686.0037
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