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James Byres - Charles Watson-Wentworth 2nd Marquess of Rockingham - 1775-08-12

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James Byres - Charles Watson-Wentworth 2nd Marquess of Rockingham - 1775-08-12
FINA IDUnique ID of the page  10530
InstitutionName of Institution.
InventoryInventory number.
AuthorAuthor of the document. James Byres
RecipientRecipient of the correspondence. Charles Watson-Wentworth, 2nd Marquess of Rockingham
Correspondence dateDate when the correspondence was written: day - month - year . August 12, 1775
PlacePlace of publication of the book, composition of the document or institution.
Associated personsNames of Persons who are mentioned in the annotation. Christian Dehn, Alessandro Albani, Francesco Maria Dolce
LiteratureReference to literature. Williams 2020b, note 41.1
KeywordNumismatic Keywords  medallions, coin casts, vatican
LanguageLanguage of the correspondence English
LinkLink to external information, e.g. Wikpedia
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Grand documentOriginal passage from the "Grand document".
RemarksRemarks regarding the annotation. (en)

“Abbé Dolce, son-in-law to the late Christiana (sic!) Dehn, who made the sulphurs from gems, and who continues that business, is now making a collection of impressions from the Medaglions in the Vatican, from those belonging to Card.e Alexander Albani, and some others in Rome” (en)


  1. ^  Williams, D. (2020b), "Early modern casts of ancient coins. A preliminary study of a recently identified Visconti set", M. Baer, W. Fischer-Bossert, N. Schindel (eds.) Cysta Mystica. Festschrift für Wolfgang Szaivert, Vienna, pp. 555-572.