Map of Ancient Coins
A Numismatic Atlas Comprising a Series of 360 Grecian Coins of Kings Arranged in Chronological Order from the Earliest Period to the Beginning of the 4th-century A.D. [with:] Descriptive Guide to the Numismatic Atlas of Grecian History.
London: Priestley and Weale and by the Author, 1829.
Hand-tinted lithographed Atlas in four colors; Descriptive Guide with tinted foldng plate. 1 vols. Atlas: 5'5" x 3'4"; Guide, 4to. Map of Ancient Coins. Atlas in twenty panels mounted to linen backing, folded to 10 x 13 inch rectangle, in original box with printed label with price of £2 17 s. Descriptive Guide in the original printed grey wrappers. A few panels show some spotting, edges of a few are some are lifting off of linen, otherwise a remarkable survival Item #12524
The large and wonderful Atlas, the only one of its kind we have seen, was done by Richard Benjamin Green (1808-18760), watercolorist, portrait and landscape artist, lecturer, drawing instructor, and apparently, a student of ancient coins.
Price: $1,500.00 Free International Delivery