06:28 Sep 15, 2018
Italian to English translations [PRO]
Bus/Financial - Art, Arts & Crafts, Painting
Italian term or phrase: inv.
Giovanni Bellini, Il poeta laureato (Ritratto del poeta Raffele Zovenzoni), inv.

What is the inv?
Alan Dickey
Local time: 21:02

Summary of reference entries provided
Barbara Carrara

Discussion entries: 5


Reference comments

2 hrs peer agreement (net): +4
Reference: INVENTORY NO.!

Reference information:
I suppose that in the incomplete sentence you've posted, the abbreviation is followed by a number or code. In which case, it is of course an INVENTARIO or INVENTORY NO....

Note added at 2 hrs (2018-09-15 09:18:19 GMT)

To confirm the above, here's an example from London's Wallace Collection

Barbara Carrara
Specializes in field
Native speaker of: Italian
PRO pts in category: 48

Peer comments on this reference comment (and responses from the reference poster)
agree  Lisa Jane
25 mins
  -> Ta very much LJ!
agree  Antonio Tomás Lessa do Amaral:
2 hrs
  -> Thanks, but let's wait for Alan to tell us more.
agree  writeaway
1 day 4 hrs
  -> Thank you!
agree  philgoddard: The missing number is 249. It's also called an accession number.
1 day 10 hrs
  -> Thank you, Phil.
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