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Reference numberEL/B2/60
LevelItem
TitleLetter from Richard Beauvoir, dated at the Hague
CreatorBeauvoir; Richard (fl 1703)
Date4 December 1703
DescriptionAutograph letter concerning the discovery of large amounts of amber from the dominions of the King of Prussia
Read to the Royal Society on 15 December 1703
LanguageEnglish
Extent2 sides
FormatManuscript
Place originThe Hague, South Holland, Netherlands
Origin coordinates52.07667, 4.29861
Access statusOpen
Related materialTranscribed in LBO/14/36
URL descriptionAlso available on Early Modern Letters Online
URLhttp://emlo.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/profile/work/d4a0d5ea-f6c2-4b5f-b109-f4372e293ee0
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