"Imperatorum & illustrium viroum ac mulierum vultus ex antiquis nomismatibus (sic) expressi: emendatu correptumq[ue] (sic) opus per Andream Fuluium diligentissimum antiquarium"--Colophon
Illustrations: the woodcut portrait roundels (printed white on black) are possibly by Ugo da Carpi; see Sander. John Cunnally argues in Images of the illustrious (Princeton, 1999) that the ill. are rather by Giovanni Battista Palumba. The ports. are within elaborate ornamental borders (printed black on white)
"Cet ouvrage a été fait d'après la collection de médailles de Jean Mazochi"--Brunet
Binding, c. 1: old sheepskin, tooled in blind. Rebacked, with author, title and imprint in gilt. The edges sprinkled red and black. Remains of 2 pairs of dies at foredge. Copy 2: modern vellum. Author, title and imprint neatly written on spine. The edges sprinkled red and purple
At upper left-hand corner of front pastedown (c.1) is booklabel of Theodore Besterman, signed with initials P.S. At head of leaf [II]r (c.2) is old owner's inscription
Narrow margins. Gutter included to avoid cropping text. Some text is impossible to capture.