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see under Ashmole, EliasAshmole, Elias
, 1617–92, English archaeologist and antiquary. He made exhaustive antiquarian studies, especially The Institution, Laws and Ceremonies of the Order of the Garter (1672) and The Antiquities of Berkshire (3 vol., 1719).
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He bought his first piece of studio pottery in the 1960s while working at the Ashmolean after taking on responsibility for their considerable A fine porcelain footed bowl by Lucie Rie, covered in a translucent apple green glaze with manganese speckles, the rim with fluxing and running bronze glaze.
The Ashmolean say Fawkes was "said to have been carrying this lantern" but there seems to be little doubt.
His works are on permanent display at Ashmolean Museum, Oxford and British Museum in London.
The visit took in the Sheldonian Theatre, the Bodleian Library and the Ashmolean Museum.
In addition to WAM, a conservation grant was awarded to The Ashmolean Museum in Oxford, United Kingdom.
The John Ruskin's Oxford teaching collection, now in the Ashmolean Museum, can be browsed online (7).
In 2005, Prince Sultan, the late crown prince, gave Au2 million (SR 12 million) to the Ashmolean Museum.
TODAY NATIONAL OF SWEDEN 1683: The first public museum, the Ashmolean, was opened by Elias Ashmole in Oxford.
The Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology, situated in Oxford, England, was the world's first ever university museum.
In the mid-1980s an emerging discipline came into its own with a conference at the Ashmolean Museum in Oxford, publication of the conference proceedings, and the first issue of a journal devoted to the history of collections.
IN 1683 THE ASHMOLEAN MUSEUM IN OXFORD, ENGLAND opened its doors as the first public museum in the world.