Volume 58: Sir George Macleay correspondence, 1848-1880: No. 033
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than likely that it was thought too heavy to send on, if sent, if you can get any lapidary to cut a section of it, receiving in payment the remainder of the Block well & good, but this is very unlikely for tho it would make a most lovely drawing room table, the trouble & expense of cutting & polishing Silex is enormous. I wd go to the expense of of £60, if I were sure it were without flaw.