Cover of a vellum book from 1695 about seals, rings, and gems.

Title

Cover of a vellum book from 1695 about seals, rings, and gems.

Subject

Glyptics -- Greece --Early works to 1800.
Glyptics -- Rome -- Early works to 1800.
Gems -- Greece -- Early works to 1800.
Gems -- Rome -- Early works to 1800.
Rings, Classical -- Early works to 1800.
Seals (Numismatics) -- Greece -- Early works to 1800.
Seals (Numismatics) -- Rome-- Early works to 1800.

Description

This book, Abrahami Gorlaei Antverpiani Dactyliothecae, seu Annulorum sigillarium quorum apud priscos tam Graecos quam Romanos usus, ex ferro, aere, argento & auro promptuarii, is bound in vellum with engravings throughout of seals, rings, and gems.

Creator

Abraham van Goorle (1549-1608?)

Publisher

Lugduni Batavorum : Excudit Petrus vander Aa ...

Date

1695

Contributor

Jacobus Gronovius, editor (1645-1716)
Pieter van der Aa, printer (1659-1733)

Rights

In the public domain.

Language

Latin

Type

Physical object

Original Format

Book

Files

Cover of a vellum book from 1695 about seals, rings, and gems. 
Black and red engraved cover page about coins, seals, and rings.  The text reads Abrahami Gorlaei Antverpiani Dactyliothecae, seu AnnulorumSigillarium Quorum apud Priscos tam Graecos quam Romanos usus, Ex Ferro, Aere, Argento & Auro, Proptuarii, Pars Prima, collectis aliunde & ineditis & editis Annulorum figuris auctior; cum explicationibus Jacobi Gronovii. Lugduni Batavorum, Excudit Petrus Vander Aa, Bibliop. cIc Iccxcv. S
An engraving showing a series of classical illustrations on rings and  circles.

Citation

Abraham van Goorle (1549-1608?), “Cover of a vellum book from 1695 about seals, rings, and gems.,” Online Exhibits at Southern Miss, accessed February 25, 2021, https://usmspecialcollections.omeka.net/items/show/34.

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