|Birthname||Joseph Jean Marie Déchelette|
|born on||8 January 1862 at 08:00 (= 08:00 AM )|
|Place||Roanne, France, 46n02, 4e04|
|Timezone||LMT m4e04 (is local mean time)|
|Astrology data||17°51' 21°57 Asc. 21°27'|
French archaeologist whose first interest was in the iron age and in early Rome. He became best known as a systemizer, producing an orderly method of research into the archeological chaos of the times. His early work on Gallo-Roman Decorated Ceramic Vessels, two volumes, 1904, is still a classic. His great work was "Prehistory" in five volumes, 1908 to 1915. He died on 8 October 1914 in L'Aisne, France.
Link to Wikipedia biography (French)
B.C. in hand from Steinbrecher
Same data from birth certificate in Didier Geslain archive, 'd' pdf file, p. 75.
- Vocation : Science : Other Science (Archaeology)
- Vocation : Writers : Textbook/ Non-fiction (History)