Reference numberEC/1871/11
TitleThomas, Edward: certificate of election to the Royal Society
CitationAuthor of numerous papers (dating from 1846) which have appeared in the Proceedingsof the Royal Asiatic Society, in the Journals of the Asiatic Societies of Paris & Calcutta, & in the Numismatic Chronicle - among which may be cited "The Dynasty of the Braham Kings of Kabul", "Coins of the Sultans of Ghazni", "The Pathan Sultans of Hindustan", "The Sah Kings of Surashtra", "The early Muhammedan Arabs in Persia", "Sassanian Gems &c", "Ancient Sanscrit Numerals", "Ancient Indian Weights", "Partho-Persian and Arsacidan Coins", "On the identity of Xandrames and Krananda", "Bactrian Coins", "The Initial Coinage of Bengal"; - Editor of Prinsep's Essays on Indian Antiquities (1858). Author of "Early Sassanian Inscriptions" (1868), and "Armenian Coins" (1869).
ProposersFrom Personal Knowledge. H Rawlinson; Jas Fergusson; W Spottiswoode; Thomas Thomson; Rod I Murchison; W S W Vaux; J R Martin; Andw C Ramsay; Charles Murchison; John Percy; T H Huxley; J J Sylvester; John Evans; Lyon Playfair; E W Cooke; Henry James; John Tyndall; T Spratt; Francis Sibson; A Strange; Andrew Scott Waugh; R G Latham
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Thomas, Edward: certificate of election to the Royal Society

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