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Antiquities, collections of
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[German version]

A. Introduction (CT)

The history of collections was the object of intensive investigation around 1900, in Germany above all by Adolf Michaelis [1-3] and Christian Hülsen [4]. In recent decades, it has once again, for various reasons, come to occupy the center of interest. Cultural history discovered collections and their classification systems as source…

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Boschung, Dietrich (Cologne), “Antiquities, collections of”, in: Brill’s New Pauly, Antiquity volumes edited by: Hubert Cancik and , Helmuth Schneider, English Edition by: Christine F. Salazar, Classical Tradition volumes edited by: Manfred Landfester, English Edition by: Francis G. Gentry. Consulted online on 05 March 2021 <>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510

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