New York, Park Avenue
23 - 24 October 1996
AN IMPORTANT PRIVATE COLLECTION OF GEM AND JEWELRY BOOKS PART III
RAIBAUD, B.L. TRAITE DE LA GARANTIE DES MATIERES ET OUVRAGES D'OR ET D'ARGENT
Paris: 1825. 315pp.
This is a rare book with illustrations of French poincons for gold and silver in the early 19th Century.
LETTRES PATENTES DU ROI
Paris: De L'Imprimerie Royale, 1781.
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