Collection of 277 wax seals & 99 mini cameo's. : Lot 189
Intaglios. Sir John Soane's Museum, London.
Dactyliotheca Smithiana, 1767. Gem collection of Joseph Smith (1682-1770). Library of Hungarian Academy of Sciences.
Dactyliotheca (cabinet for carved gems and seals with a discription), Philipp Daniel Lippert (1702–1785 Dresden, Germany). Object probably Paris, Bibliothèque Nationale.
Grand Tour Intaglios... handmade plaster (plus Specials) Cameos, each framed with paper, in two books
19th Century Plaster Intaglios – these are small cameo souvenirs brought by travellers on Grand Tours, often featuring Neo Classical portraits of gods, goddesses or famous people (like Dante).
Italian Plaster intaglio impressions from the first half of the 19th century. Via Christie's.
ENGLISH 19TH CENTURY BOXED SET OF GRAND TOUR INTAGLIOS - MODERN REPRODUCTION (!) - the original gems were carved in 18th or 19th century - nice decoration
Grand Tour Sulphurettes - the original gems (carved in stone) were antique - they were produced to learn about the Greek and Roman ancient world
An Italian Grand Tour Cased Volume Of Plaster Intaglios - published as a Souvenir