Christopher Wren to Hans Sloane – May 19, 1708
Item infoDate: May 19, 1708 Author: Christopher Wren Recipient: Hans Sloane
Library: British Library, London Manuscript: Sloane MS 4041 Folio: f. 142
Wren sends a catalogue of his collection of Greek medals, which he would like presented to the Royal Society. Sir Christopher Wren was an architect, mathematician, astronomer, and member of the Royal Society (Kerry Downes, Wren, Sir Christopher (16321723), Oxford Dictionary of National Biography, Oxford University Press, 2004; online edn, May 2009 [http://www.oxforddnb.com/view/article/30019, accessed 3 June 2011]).