The Resource A catalogue of the genuine and most curious collection of sardonyx's, onyx's, opals, garnets, agates, porphyrys, and other Oriental stones; antique cameo's and intaglia's in rings, pictures, and miniatures; curious mathematical and optical instruments, and other valuable effects, belonging to Robert Hughes, consul general for the Dutch and agent for the English at Grand Cairo in Egypt : collected during a residence there of thirty-three years : which will be sold by auction by Mr. Bastin, at his auction room, in Exeter Change, in the Strand, on Monday the 17th of this instant December 1770, and the following day

A catalogue of the genuine and most curious collection of sardonyx's, onyx's, opals, garnets, agates, porphyrys, and other Oriental stones; antique cameo's and intaglia's in rings, pictures, and miniatures; curious mathematical and optical instruments, and other valuable effects, belonging to Robert Hughes, consul general for the Dutch and agent for the English at Grand Cairo in Egypt : collected during a residence there of thirty-three years : which will be sold by auction by Mr. Bastin, at his auction room, in Exeter Change, in the Strand, on Monday the 17th of this instant December 1770, and the following day

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A catalogue of the genuine and most curious collection of sardonyx's, onyx's, opals, garnets, agates, porphyrys, and other Oriental stones; antique cameo's and intaglia's in rings, pictures, and miniatures; curious mathematical and optical instruments, and other valuable effects, belonging to Robert Hughes, consul general for the Dutch and agent for the English at Grand Cairo in Egypt : collected during a residence there of thirty-three years : which will be sold by auction by Mr. Bastin, at his auction room, in Exeter Change, in the Strand, on Monday the 17th of this instant December 1770, and the following day
Title
A catalogue of the genuine and most curious collection of sardonyx's, onyx's, opals, garnets, agates, porphyrys, and other Oriental stones; antique cameo's and intaglia's in rings, pictures, and miniatures; curious mathematical and optical instruments, and other valuable effects, belonging to Robert Hughes, consul general for the Dutch and agent for the English at Grand Cairo in Egypt
Title remainder
collected during a residence there of thirty-three years : which will be sold by auction by Mr. Bastin, at his auction room, in Exeter Change, in the Strand, on Monday the 17th of this instant December 1770, and the following day
Creator
Contributor
Auctioneer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
JPG
Citation location within source
1873
Citation source
Lugt, F. RĂ©pertoire des catalogues de ventes publiques
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Bastin
Date time place
  • Date of sale: December 17-18, 1770
  • Place of sale: London
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • catalogs
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Hughes, Robert
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  • Hughes, Robert
  • Hughes, Robert
  • Hughes, Robert
  • Precious stones
  • Precious stones
  • Precious stones
  • Precious stones
  • Egypt
Label
A catalogue of the genuine and most curious collection of sardonyx's, onyx's, opals, garnets, agates, porphyrys, and other Oriental stones; antique cameo's and intaglia's in rings, pictures, and miniatures; curious mathematical and optical instruments, and other valuable effects, belonging to Robert Hughes, consul general for the Dutch and agent for the English at Grand Cairo in Egypt : collected during a residence there of thirty-three years : which will be sold by auction by Mr. Bastin, at his auction room, in Exeter Change, in the Strand, on Monday the 17th of this instant December 1770, and the following day
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Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Note. In the second day will be sold that extremely rare and great curiosity, The Stone of the World, representing the globe; also two Egyptian mummies; beautiful collection of sulphurs from the Roman, Florentine, and other cabinets; six volumes in folio of the Herculaneum, an exceeding fair copy; an orrery, and a pair of globes."
  • Place of publication, publisher, and date of publication inferred from title page
  • Final page blank
  • Signatures: [A]2 B2 [C]2(-[C]2)
  • Headpiece
  • Leaf [C]1 may be a cancel; catchword "Curious" on B2 verso does not match first word "Impressions" on [C]1 recto
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
1 online resource (9, [1] pages)
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
remote
Label
A catalogue of the genuine and most curious collection of sardonyx's, onyx's, opals, garnets, agates, porphyrys, and other Oriental stones; antique cameo's and intaglia's in rings, pictures, and miniatures; curious mathematical and optical instruments, and other valuable effects, belonging to Robert Hughes, consul general for the Dutch and agent for the English at Grand Cairo in Egypt : collected during a residence there of thirty-three years : which will be sold by auction by Mr. Bastin, at his auction room, in Exeter Change, in the Strand, on Monday the 17th of this instant December 1770, and the following day
Link
Publication
Note
  • "Note. In the second day will be sold that extremely rare and great curiosity, The Stone of the World, representing the globe; also two Egyptian mummies; beautiful collection of sulphurs from the Roman, Florentine, and other cabinets; six volumes in folio of the Herculaneum, an exceeding fair copy; an orrery, and a pair of globes."
  • Place of publication, publisher, and date of publication inferred from title page
  • Final page blank
  • Signatures: [A]2 B2 [C]2(-[C]2)
  • Headpiece
  • Leaf [C]1 may be a cancel; catchword "Curious" on B2 verso does not match first word "Impressions" on [C]1 recto
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
1 online resource (9, [1] pages)
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
remote

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