Biography of Cayetano de Ancora (1757-1816)

Italian antiquary. He/She was born in 1757 and died in 1816. He/She was Professor of Greek at the University of Naples and Secretary of the Committee for public instruction. Among his works are cited as more important: filosofico-criticas research on some metallic fossils from Calabria; Guide reasoned Antiquities and natural curiosities Pozzu and neighboring places; Of the physical economy of the ancients in the construction of cities, etc.