John Tradescant

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Ibolya Horváth
by Martin Beek
published on 09 January 2018
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John Tradescant the Elder attributed to Emanuel de Criz
The Tradescant collection was sold to Elias Ashmole who transferred it to the Oxford University in 1677 CE. It was housed in a purpose-built building that was opened to the public in 1683 CE and became known as the Ashmolean Museum.

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Beek, M. (2018, January 09). John Tradescant. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from

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Beek, Martin. "John Tradescant." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified January 09, 2018.

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Beek, Martin. "John Tradescant." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 09 Jan 2018. Web. 17 Jul 2024.