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Henry Clifton Sorby (1826–1908)
Henry Clifton Sorby (1826–1908)
Henry Clifton Sorby (1826–1908)
Henry Clifton Sorby (1826–1908)
Henry Clifton Sorby (1826–1908)

Photo credit: University of Sheffield

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A head and shoulders portrait standing on an oak pedestal. Sorby was an officer of Firth and University Colleges and benefactor to the university. Sorby Chair of Geology and the Sorby Fellowship were both funded by money bequeathed to the university by Sorby on his death in 1908.

University of Sheffield, Heritage Collection



Carrara marble


H 68.3 x W 22.5 x D 20 cm

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University of Sheffield, Heritage Collection

University of Sheffield, Western Bank, Sheffield, South Yorkshire S10 2TN England

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