I wanted to thank Liz Walder for telling us about this exhibition - and thoroughly
recommending it to anyone interested in the History of Archaeology in Britain.
On Tue, 5 Jun 2001 10:55:39 +0100 Liz Walder wrote:
> "Samuel Lysons and Roman Britain", an exhibition at the British Museum
> Room 49; temporary display case
> June/July - December 2001
> Samuel Lysons (1763 - 1819) was one of the first Romano-British
> archaeologists, a leading intellectual of his time and a benefactor of the
> British Museum. The display features his superbly illustrated publication
> Reliquiae Britannico - Romanae and artefacts which he presented to the
> museum in 1811.