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Francesco Gottifredi - 1647-8-5

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Francesco Gottifredi - 1647-8-5
FINA IDUnique ID of the page  2596
InstitutionName of Institution. Pesaro, Biblioteca Oliveriana
InventoryInventory number. MS 76, c. 7
AuthorAuthor of the document. Francesco Gottifredi
RecipientRecipient of the correspondence.
Correspondence dateDate when the correspondence was written: day - month - year . August 5, 1647
PlacePlace of publication of the book, composition of the document or institution. Rome 41° 53' 41.28" N, 12° 29' 7.22" E
Associated personsNames of Persons who are mentioned in the annotation.
LiteratureReference to literature. Missere Fontana 2009, p. 277, note 2711, Molinari 2020, note 202
KeywordNumismatic Keywords  collection, greek, roman provincial, engraving, book
LanguageLanguage of the correspondence Italian
LinkLink to external information, e.g. Wikpedia
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Grand documentOriginal passage from the "Grand document".

-Lettre antérieure au 5 août 1647 : collectione les monnaies depuis 31 ans et pense donner à la publication ses exemplaires rares : « … le dico in risposta ch’havendo io nello spatio di 31 anni fatto acquisto di una numerosa quantità di medaglioni rarissimi e di medaglie greche e di colonie curiose assai havevo pensiero coll’aiuto di Dio di darle io alle estampe » (Since in the space of 31 years I have bought a large number of very rare medallions and interesting Greek and colonial coins, I have been considering, with the help of God, publishing them) (Pesaro, Biblioteca Oliveriana, MS 76, c. 7 ; voir Missere Fontana 2009, p. 277, note 271 et Molinari 2020, note 20).


  1. ^  Missere Fontana, F. (2009), Testimoni parlanti. Le monete antiche a Roma tra Cinquecento e Seicento, Rome.
  2. ^  Molinari, M. C. (2020), "The story of Francesco Gottifredi’s unpublished book," in F. de Callataÿ (ed.), Numismatic antiquarianism through correspondence (16th-18th c.), New York (to appear).