dactyliotheca

noun
dac·tyl·i·o·the·ca | \ dak¦tilēə¦thēkə \
plural dactyliothecas\-kəz \ or dactyliothecae\-(ˌ)sē \

Definition of dactyliotheca 

1 : a case for a collection (as of rings, gems, or seals)

2 : a book reproducing illustrations of or cataloging a collection of gems and rings

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History and Etymology for dactyliotheca

Latin, from Greek daktyliothēkē, from daktylio- dactylio- + thēkē case, cover

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