Wace, Alan
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British archaeologist. Born Alan John Bayard W. 13. 7. 1879, died Athens 9. 11. 1957. 1898–1901 studied classics at Cambridge, 1906 MA 1902–1911 member of the British School at Athens (BSA), librarian there 1905/06. 1912–1914 lecturer in ancient history and archaeology. 1914–1923 director of the BSA. 1915–1919 war service at British mission in Athens. 1924–1934 Deputy Keeper in the Department of Textiles in the Victoria and Albert Museum in Londo…

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Dickinson, Oliver, “Wace, Alan”, 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_00735>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004245938, 20131209

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