Reference numberMC/10/169
TitleLetter from Nichs [Nicholas] Whitley, Honorary Secretary of the Royal Institution of Cornwall, Penarth, Truro, to [George Gabriel Stokes and Thomas Henry Huxley], Secretaries of the Royal Society
Date21 November 1874
DescriptionPresenting model representations of a flint flake knife and a stone axe, as they were sold to visitors of the Brixham Cavern. Whitley is sure that these objects are forgeries as the originals are not mentioned in the report published in the 'Philosophical Transactions'.

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Fellows associated with this archive
NA8283Stokes; Sir; George Gabriel (1819 - 1903)1819 - 1903
NA8243Huxley; Thomas Henry (1825 - 1895)1825 - 1895
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