Charles Simon Clermont-Ganneau (Biographical details)

Charles Simon Clermont-Ganneau (archaeologist; academic/intellectual; French; Male; 1846 - 1923)

Also known as

Clermont-Ganneau, Charles Simon

Biography

French archaeologist, orientalist and diplomat; professor of archaeology and Oriental epigraphy at the Collège de France (1890); identified the site of the city of Gezer.

Sold coins to the British Museum in 1881-2.