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A Brief Guide to the Collection of Irish Antiquities - Joseph Raftery

Dublin: The Stationery Office, 1960, Paperback ..
Condition: Good. Notably rubbed at the outside edges of the cover and spine, somewhat grubby. Pages lightly age-tanned.

Illustrated with black and white photographs. From the cover: “The collections of Irish antiquities made by the Royal Irish Academy from the middle of the 18th century formed the nucleus of the collection which was taken over by the State in 1890 and which, since then, has been housed in the National Museum of Ireland. From time to time the collections of other learned bodies, such as the Royal Dublin Society and the Royal Society of Antiquaries of Ireland, were added and the State itself has also acquired many large private collections.”
Size: 8¼" x 5½"
Number of Pages: 96

£8.50