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Auction: Auction 15.04.1996
was auctioned on: 15 April 1996
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MAWE, JOHN. A TREATISE ON DIAMONDS AND PRECIOUS STONES

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Estimate: US$500 - US$600
Price realised:  US$2,070
Lot number 11, Views: 38

MAWE, JOHN. A TREATISE ON DIAMONDS AND PRECIOUS STONES London: The Author, 1828. 148pp. This is the author's presentation copy of the second edition dated 1823. The color plates are hand colored. Sinkankas states "Complete copies of this edition are difficult to find and commonly the dedication leaf is absent..." It is not absent from this copy.

Informations about the auction
Auction house: Christie's
Title: Auction 15.04.1996
Date of the auction: 15 Apr 1996 - 16 Apr 1996
Address: Christie's
New York, Park Avenue