Aulock, Hans von
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German banker and numismatist. Born 27. 11. 1906 in Ohlau (Silesia, now Oława, Poland), died 23. 11. 1980 at Ankara (automobile accident). 1926–1928 trained as export merchant; traineeship at London bank; in South Africa 1930–1933. Worked at Dresdner Bank from 1934, initially at Berlin, then Istanbul from 1941. 1970 honorary doctorate from Univ. of Frankfurt am Main.

Background, work and influence

The primary career of this son of a Silesian noble family was as a banker. As assistant director of…

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Krmnicek, Stefan, “Aulock, Hans von”, in: Brill’s New Pauly Supplements I - Volume 6 : History of classical Scholarship - A Biographical Dictionary, English edition by Chad M. Schroeder (2014). Original German-language edition: Geschichte der Altertumswissenschaften: Biographisches Lexikon. Herausgegeven von Peter Kuhlmann und Helmuth Schneider. Serie: Der Neue Pauly Supplemente 1. Staffel, herausgegeben von Hubert Cancik, Manfred Landfester und Helmuth Schneider, vol. 6. Stuttgart, Germany. Copyright © J.B. Metzlersche Verlagsbuchhandlung und Carl Ernst Poeschel Verlag GmbH (2012). Consulted online on 23 February 2019 <>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004245938, 20131209

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