Padre Brocchieri’s 1762 Osservazioni

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Padre Brocchieri’s 1762 Osservazioni
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Brocchieri, D. Pier Maria. OSSERVAZIONI SOPRA ALCUNE MONETE CONSOLARI DEL PADRE D. PIER MARIA BROCCHIERI CHIERICO REGOLARE DELLA CONGREGAZIONE DI S. PAOLO, PROFESSORE NEL SEMINARIO, E LETTOR PUBBLICO NELLA UNIVERSITÀ DI BOLOGNA. Bologna: Stamperìa dalla Volpe, 1762. 4to, original plain wraps, rebacked in tan paper. 123, (1) pages; charming allegorical numismatic title engraving; medallic dedication engraving; woodcut decorations; large [38.5 by 26 cm] folding engraved plate depicting Roman coins Ex Museo Broccheriano. General wear with light spotting. Very good or better. Rare: the only other copy we have offered in recent decades lacked the large folding plate. Dekesel B545. Lipsius 59. Ex RBW Library. See lot 362 for Brunetti’s Opus monetale Cigoi, of interest also to numismatists studying ancient coins.