Document ReferencePw V 69
TitleBound volume of historical records entitled 'Relacion y Memorias Historicas y Politicas' which involve Don Pedro Ronquillo, vol.1; n.d.
Extent477 pp
Content DescriptionVolume bears the title 'Parte Primera' gold stamped on the second panel of spine.

This volume is the first in a set of four volumes.

Volume consists of fair copies of historical records, mostly in chronological order, which involve Don Pedro Ronquillo.
Title Of WorkRelacion y Memorias Historicas y Politicas
ReprodnNoteVolumes from Pw V cannot be photographed by readers with their own camera or device, but reprographic copies can be supplied for educational and private study purposes only.
Physical DescriptionFolio volume
Volume paginated from 1-477
Volume has 5 front flyleaves (contemporary with binding) and 2 back flyleaves (one contemporary with binding and one with copying).
Descriptive FeaturesChainlines, about 23 mm apart (Type A, front flyleaf, f i)

Watermark: Arms of Amsterdam, lions standing on double bar (Type B, front flyleaf, ff ii-iv)

Countermark: Letters IVP (With Type B)

Chainlines, about 23 mm apart (Type C, back flyleaf, f vi)

Watermark: Post Horn within ornate shield, approx. 64 x 43 mm (Type D, pp 1-477)

Countermark: Letters IS, approx. 12 x 18 mm (With Type D)

One older hand

One of a set of four volumes which share same binding characteristics; volume bound in brown Morocco leather on boards; upper and lower covers have no decoration at all; spine is divided into seven gold tooled panels from head to tail; top and bottom panels are taller than the remaining five panels; second panel is stamped as a label to indicate volume number, here described as 'Part'; besides this second panel, all panels consist of a central floral tool enclosed by a supplementary floral tool stamped to the left and right of the central oranment; each panel is surrounded by a double line and fillet.

Top and bottom panels of spine are edged at head and tail with an ornamental leaf tooling; outer edges of bindings are also gold stamped with a section of this last leaf tool; volume has a uniform, multicoloured and speckled graphing on all edges; volume may have been bound in England. See Pw V 70-72 for other volumes in the set.
WatermarkArms of Amsterdam
Horn (ornate shield)
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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA73435Ronquillo; Don Pedro de (-1691); ambassador from Spain 1680-1691-1691
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