- 1911 - 1924 (Creation)
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Extent and medium
0.5 cm, 10 letters
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Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
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Scope and content
Correspondence from David George Hogarth (1862-1927) (Ashmolean Museum) including relating to the arrival of a coffin and writing formal acknowledgement to Whitaker; recommendations for digging at Sakha; requesting Newberry to bid on items at auction; and photograph of the Scorpion Macehead.
Also includes draft reply from Newberry including list of amounts offered by people towards purchase of a prehistoric figure at auction.
MSS 24/37 is also numbered A23a
MSS 24/39 is also numbered A.23b
MSS 24/40 is also numbered A.23