Rev Chauncey Murch (Biographical details)

Rev Chauncey Murch (cleric/religious official; collector; American (USA); Male)

Also known as

Murch, Chauncey

Biography

Based at the American Presbyterian Mission in Luxor, Egypt for c.25years in the late 19th century, collector of Egyptian antiquities. Sold parts of his collection to the British Museum between 1890 and 1907. Following his death, a large proportion of his collection was given to the Metropolitan Museum, New York in 1910.