View Catalog: MINT00020

Catalog Name MINT00020
Title 'An Account of the Mint in the Tower of London'
Author Isaac Newton
Place of Origin no place assigned
Origin Date Early 1697
Repository National Archives (Kew, Richmond)
Pages 1,449
Wordcount 0

Sets out the titles and duties of the various Mint officers.


Reproduced almost verbatim in the report of the Committee for Miscarriages of the Mint, 8 April 1697 (PRO, Mint 2/11), reprinted in Ruding, Annals of the Coinage, 2: 465 [See Challis, History, 358 for an account of this committee and its enthusiastic reception of Newton's report.] This version printed in NC, 4: 233-6. Another copy in Pierpont Morgan Library, Acc. No. MA317(6).

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