SCHLIEMANN, Heinrich. 19261

£750

Description

Autograph Letter Signed, addressed “Your Excellency”, agreeing to bring the photographs on Tuesday and to meet again on Saturday the 14th. 5 lines on 1 page 8 x 5 inches, some stamp selvedge at top edge where formerly mounted, one tear neatly repaired, surface creases. Athenaeum Club, London, 5 April 1877. An uncommon signature. Heinrich Schliemann (1822-1890), German archaeologist, the excavator of the sites of Mycenae and Troy. In 1877 he published his Mycenae in English.