Museum Odescalcum sive Thesaurus antiquarum gemmarum : quæ a serenissima Christina svecorum regina collectæ in museo Odescalco adservantur, et a Petro Sancte Bartolo quondam incisæ, nunc primum in lucem proferuntur.

By: Bartoli, Pietro Santi, 1635-1700
Contributor(s): Monaldini, Venanzio | Witt, George, 1804-1869 [former owner.]
Publisher: Romæ : Prostant apud Venatium Monaldini Bibliopolam in Via Curus, 1747.Description: 2 v. in one : ill., frontis ; 34 cm.Other title: Museum Odescalcum [Spine title]Subject(s): Christina, Queen of Sweden, 1626-1689 -- Art collections | Odescalchi (Family) -- Art collections | Gems -- Private collections -- Italy -- Early works to 1800Ownership: From the library of George Witt, 1804-1869
Item type Home library Collection Shelving location Call number Copy number Status Date due Barcode Item holds
Book Book British Museum Africa Oceania and the Americas Rare WITT 96 (Browse shelf(Opens below)) 1 Available 00001426
Total holds: 0

Pagination: v.1: [8] p., [liv] plates ; v.2: [4] p., [lv]-[ciii] plates.

Signatures: v.1: [a][sup]2 b[sup]2 ; v.2: [a][sup]2.

104 leaves of plates.

Title pages in red and black, with t.p. vignette. Woodcut initials.

Frontispiece signed "C.G. ab Amling Sculpsit. 1702".

From the library of George Witt, 1804-1869. UkLoBM