Thomas Snelling 1776 English Medals 33 large engraved plates completeBrian DiMambro- Antique & Vintage Maps, Prints, Books & Gold Coins
Thirty Three Plates, of English Medals by the Late Mr. Thomas Snelling.
1776, London. With armorial engraved book plate and gift inscription of R. Fell to R. Surtees, Mainsforth Library (with that book plate as well).
Original paper covered boards binding with vellum spine, now well age worn with much loss to vellum and blue paper cover. Bottom edge of text block leaves with old damp staining which has made first couple leaves a bit soft along the bottom edge.
Complete as issued with 33 copper engraved plates depicting the recto and versos of old English medals.
Scarce 18th century numismatic plate book.
Book measures: 14" H X 10 1/4" W.