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  • He was elected a fellow of the Royal Society in 1840, and in 1892 was awarded one of the royal medals for his work on photometry and stellar parallax.
  • In reward for these services Belisarius was invested with the consular dignity, and medals were struck in his honour.
  • In the museum are some of the ancient sculptures and mosaics discovered in Algeria, together with medals and Algerian money.
  • He was the recipient of many medals and honorary degrees and was created K.C.B.
  • " The subsidiary rays of medals and inscriptions, of geography and chronology, were thrown on their proper objects; and I applied the collections of Tillemont, whose inimitable accuracy almost assumes the character of genius, to fix and arrange within my reach the loose and scattered atoms of historical information."

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