Oct 22, 2015 - Sale 2394

Sale 2394 - Lot 105

Price Realized: $ 16,250
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 1,500 - $ 2,500
FORMULATOR OF THE PERIODIC LAW (SCIENTISTS.) MENDELEEV, DIMITRI IVANOVICH. Autograph Letter Signed, "DMendeleev," to Vladimir Vladimirovitch, in Russian, concerning their joint contribution to an encyclopedia, ensuring the correct treatment of the terms 'gold plating' and 'nickel plating' in an article. 3 pages, 8vo, written on the first three pages of a single folded sheet; cataloguing number in red ink at upper left of first page, remnants of prior mounting on fourth page along center vertical fold, minor scattered smudging to text. [St. Petersburg], 4 December 1891