Fabricius, Ernst
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German archaeologist and historian. Born Darmstadt 6. 9. 1857, died Freiburg im Breisgau 22. 3. 1942. Doctorate, Strasbourg, 1881. 1882–1885 DAI travel scholarship. 1886 assistant at the Königliches Antikenmuseum, Berlin; 1886 habil. at Univ. of Berlin. 1888 prof. ext. in Freiburg im Breisgau, 1894 prof. ord. there. From 1897, director of the executive committee of the Reichslimeskommission, from 1902 its chairman. 1911/12 prorector of Freiburg Univ. (the rector, a ceremonial position, was the Grand D…

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Seitz, Gabriele, “Fabricius, Ernst”, 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 21 February 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2214-8647_bnps6_COM_00222>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004245938, 20131209



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