Antony Cinck

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correspondent and sponsor of 1716 honorary medal
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February 10, 1742
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Professor of Philosophy, Canon of Liege, Prebendary of St. Peter's at Louvain, President of the College of Cranendonck

A follower of Cornelis Jansen, he was excommunicated by the Archbishop of Mechlin.

Gerard van Loon, a Delft brewer, was one of his students. On June 3, 1716, van Loon presented Leeuwenhoek with a medal from the university at Louvain, given to van Loon by Cink. Leeuwenhoek had already addressed three letters in the Send-Brieven to Cink.