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    Leopoldo de Medici Autograph Letter Signed. Two pages of a bifolium, 7.75" x 10.75", Florence, Italy, November 8, 1665. A letter sending greetings and reminding him that he is in the process of acquiring medals, of any type and size. Leopoldo de Medici (1617-1675) was an Italian cardinal, scholar, patron of the arts, and an avid collector in all areas, including coins. His reference to medals, is likely connected to his coin collecting.

    Condition: Very gently toned with usual mail folds. Small hole in top margin not affecting any text. At top left corner, "8 Nov. 1665/Leopoldo Medici/25" has been written in pencil.


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