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Thompson, Sir (John) Eric Sidneylocked

  • Norman Hammond


Thompson, Sir (John) Eric Sidney (1898–1975), archaeologist and epigrapher, was born on 31 December 1898 at the family home, 80 Harley Street, London, the third child and younger son of George William Thompson FRCS (1865–1947), surgeon, and his wife, Mary Cullen (1858–1933). He was educated at ...

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Proceedings of the British Academy
, 63 vols. (1885–1900), suppl., 3 vols. (1901); repr. in 22 vols. (1908–9); 10 further suppls. (1912–96); (1993)