Dal Pozzo, Cassiano
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Italian scholar and antiquarian. Born Turin 21. 2. 1588, died Rome 22. 10. 1657. From 1596, a ward of his uncle Carlo Antonio, Archbishop of Pisa. Entered the military order of the Cavalieri di Santo Stefano in 1599. Returned to Piedmont in 1606, where he worked for several months as a lawyer in the Piedmontese Senate (Turin). Judge at Siena from 1608; at Rome from 1611. Member of the Accademia dei Lincei in Rome from 1622; from 1623 secretary in the service of Cardinal Francesco…

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Federici, Fabrizio, “Dal Pozzo, Cassiano”, 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 20 February 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2214-8647_bnps6_COM_00157>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004245938, 20131209

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