Reference numberMC/4/257
TitleLetter from [Henri] de Boguslawski, Royal Observatory Breslau, to Lieutenant-Colonel [Edward] Sabine, Foreign Secretary of the Royal Society
Date8 August 1848
DescriptionSending two parcels to the Society, containing pieces of meteoric iron, including from the meteorite that fell at Braunau [see MC/4/255], as well as copies of works on these pieces of iron. Boguslawski also forwards a certificate of authenticity regarding the Braunau meteorite from Prelate Rotter [?].
The third page contains a note from Sabine forwarding this letter to [Charles Richard] Weld, assistant secretary, for preservation.
[Enclosures not present.]
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NA8279Sabine; Sir; Edward (1788 - 1883)1788 - 1883
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