S. Birch, D.C.L., LL.D., F.S.A., &c.
Rev. Frederick C. Cook, M.A., Canon of Exeter.
Rev. George Currey, D.D.
The Right Hon. W. E. Gladstone, M.P., D.C.L., &c.
Sir William Gregory, C.B.G., C.S.I., &c.
The Right Hon. The Earl of Harrowby, K.G., D.C.L.
Charles T. Newton, C.B., D.C.L., LL.D., &c.
Sir Charles Nicholson, Bart., D.C.L., M.D., &c.
Rev. Geo. Rawlinson, D.D., Canon of Canterbury.
Sir Henry C. Rawlinson, K.C.B., D.C.L., F.R.S., &c.
Very Rev. Payne Smith, D.D., Dean of Canterbury.
Hon. Secretary for Foreign Correspondence—Rev. A. H. Sayce, M.A.
Hon. Librarian-William Simpson, F.R.G.S.