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The Serenissima Collection

Currency:USD Category:Coins & Paper Money Start Price:225.00 USD Estimated At:300.00 - 300.00 USD
The Serenissima Collection
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Arsantiqua London. THE SERENISSIMA COLLECTION: HISTORY OF VENICE THROUGH MEDALS. PART I (XV-XVI CENT.). PART II (XVII CENT.). PART III (XVIII CENT.). London, 2002-03. Three volumes. 4to, original matching red cloth, gilt; jackets. 285, (3), 261, (3), 260, (4) pages; 300 + 299 + 278 lots; illustrated throughout in color. Fine. A highly important sale of truly exceptional medals. The fact that the catalogues spend 806 pages discussing 877 lots gives some indication of the effort exerted in cataloguing this collection.