Vecchi's Etruscan Coinage
Vecchi, Italo. ETRUSCAN COINAGE: PART 1, A CORPUS OF THE STRUCK COINAGE OF THE RASNA, TOGETHER WITH AN HISTORICAL AND ECONOMIC COMMENTARY.... Milano, 2012. Two volumes. 4to, original matching orange boards. 740 pages, including 63 figures and 135 plates. Fine. An outstanding publication on these important coins. In the author's own words, "It is my aim in this first volume of Etruscan Coinage to summarise current research in Etruscan numismatics while postulating a tentative framework for dating and mint attribution of the struck coinage in gold, silver and bronze." The catalogue lists 3890 coins, divided into 224 series, and the plates depict 2541 pieces. The detailed provenance information provided for individual specimens will be of exceptional utility to both collectors and dealers. Includes a very thorough bibliography.
Estimate: 200 USD