Illustrated catalogue of the collection of old plate of J. Pierpont Morgan, Esquire
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Published by Bemrose in London .
Written in English


  • Silverwork.,
  • Art objects -- Private collections.,
  • Plate -- Private collections.

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Edition Notes

Spine title: Catalogue of old plate.

Other titlesCatalogue of old plate.
Statementby E. Alfred Jones.
ContributionsJones, E. Alfred 1872-1943.
LC ClassificationsNK7103 .M6
The Physical Object
Pagination liv p., 108 l.
Number of Pages108
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6042440M
LC Control Number48043844

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