The Rare Schulman Catalogue of the J.P. Six Collection

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The Rare Schulman Catalogue of the J.P. Six Collection
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Schulman, J. CATALOGUE D’UNE COLLECTION DE MONNAIES ROMAINES DÉLAISSÉES PAR FEU LE DR. JONKHEER J.P. SIX DE MÉDAILLES HISTORIQUES, MONNAIES DU MOYEN-AGE ET DES TEMPS MODERNES, SÉRIE FORT INTÉRESSANTE DE MONNAIES DES PAYS-BAS DÉLAISSÉES PAR FEU MME HAMMING-WIERDSMA ET AUTRES. The Hague, 14 mai 1900 et jours suivants. 8vo, original printed wraps. 92 pages; 2080 [966 ancient] lots. Conditions de la Vente laid in. Spine reinforced with archival mending tissue, with some repair. Very good. A rare sale catalogue of an important collection. While regrettably not issued with plates, Spring nonetheless included it in his bibliography, attesting to the significance of Six’s coins. “J. Pieter Six van Hilligom of Amsterdam (1824-1899), was one of the nineteenth century’s leading specialists in Greek coins. ... His detailed studies concentrated on coins with Phoenician, Aramaic, Cypriot, Lycian, and Pamphylian legends; even taking into account his more audacious speculations one cannot help but admire the depth and scope of the author’s knowledge” (Babelon, Ancient Numismatics and Its History, page 171). Spring 662. Ex RBW Library.