Wiegand, Theodor
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German classical archaeologist. Born Bendorf am Rhein 30. 10. 1864, died Berlin 19. 12. 1936. 1886/87 studied art history and archaeology at Munich; 1889/90 studied classics at Berlin, 1891–1893 at Freiburg; doctorate there 1893. 1896–1899 director of excavations at Priene, 1899–1911 at Miletus, 1905–1911 at Didyma, 1910/11 on Samos, 1927–1932 at Pergamum; 1899–1911 director of the Berliner Museen in Turkey. 1911–1931 director of the Antikensammlung at the Berliner Museen; 1932–1…

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Cobet, Justus, “Wiegand, Theodor”, 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_00750>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004245938, 20131209



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