Pottier, Edmond
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French archaeologist. Born Edmond François Paul P., Saarbrücken (then Rhenish Prussia), 13. 8. 1855, died Paris 4. 7. 1934. 1874–1877 studied at École normale supérieure (ENS) Paris; 1877 Agrégation (teaching certificate). 1877–1880 member of the École française d’Athènes (EFA); 1880–1883 lecturer in Greek language and literature at Univs. of Rennes and Toulouse. 1883 doctorate in Paris. 1884 assistant, 1893 deputy conservator, 1910–1924 executive conservator of the Oriental Antiquities and A…

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Rouet, Philippe, “Pottier, Edmond”, 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 22 February 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2214-8647_bnps6_COM_00576>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004245938, 20131209

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