Sentence Examples


  • A portrait was taken of the head of the body found therein, now in the museum of the Society of Antiquaries in Scotland.
  • Only the later antiquaries clung to the belief in their trustworthiness.
  • Aldus in his edition of Cicero's De universitate (1583), dedicated to Crichton, laments the 3rd of July as the fatal day; and this account is apparently confirmed by the Mantuan state papers recently unearthed by Mr. Douglas Crichton (Proc. Soc. of Antiquaries of Scotland, 1909).
  • Among the public offices held by the earl were those of lordlieutenant of Aberdeenshire, president of the society of Antiquaries from 1812 to 1846 and fellow of the Royal Society.
  • He was president of the Highland and Agricultural Society, the Society of Antiquaries and of the British Association.
 

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