Wiegand, Theodor

Full Name: 
Wiegand, Theodor
Year Born: 
1864
Year Died: 
1936
Place Born: 
Bendorf am Rhein, Germany
Place Died: 
Berlin, Germany
Home Country: 
Germany
Overview: 
Specialist in ancient Greek art and sculpture, and active archaeologist in Asia Minor, particularly at the Pergamon site. Wiegand excavated sites in Asia Minor with Hubert Knackfuß. Director of the antiquity section of the Prussian Museum in Berlin, 1911-1931. His students include Gerda Bruns.
Sources: 
Archäologenbildnisse: Porträts und Kurzbiographien von Klassichen Archäologen deutscher Sprache. Reinhard Lullies, ed. Mainz am Rhein: Verlag Philipp von Zabern, 1988: 154-155.